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What was the klu klux klan
what was the klu klux klan
What was life like for freed slaves after the civil war
Freed slaves were treated poorly after the Civil War. With the
rise of the Ku Klux Klan, freedmen were usually terrorized. It was
usually difficult for freedmen to get jobs as well.
When were slaves able to own land
In America, when they were freed.
Who was the winner of the presidential election of 1876
Rutherford B. Hayes was the winner of the 1876 presidential
Which people were enslaved during the Atlantic slave trade
What happened as the number of public schools in the South began to grow
Blacks and white were kept in seperate schools.
What was Blanche K Bruce the first African American to do
Blanche K Bruce the first African American to be elected to a
full term in the U.S. Senate.
What condition does the term debt peonage refer to
Paying for things through labor but never being able to pay in
How was it possible for Blanche K Bruce and Hiram Rhodes Revels to become US Senators from Mississippi
African Americans controlled a majority of the votes in the
Mississippi state government.
Who had the most to gain when African Americans got in trouble for not having a job
White landowners who could make those African Americans work for
What term is used to mean the colleges that were started for African American students
HBCU - Historically Black College and University.
What did southerners who were for redemption want
Southerners who were for redemption wanted to return power to
the white Democrats
Why did forced labor continue after the Civil War
it was legal as a form of punishment
What was an argument made by supporters of vocational training in African American colleges and universities
it would help them fit in with white society
What did black churches do after the civil war
Gained members in the South :))))
What was the main debate for setting up colleges and universities for African Americans
the main debate in setting up colleges and universities for
african american was whether to:
Many Southerners including white merchants and white small landowners supported the Republican Party's actions to
take power from southern planters
Historically black colleges and universities include
In a sharecropping agreement what does the person who owns the land offer to the worker
Tools, seeds, and supplies
What was one reason freed slaves migrated to west territories
free land under the homestead act
What was the main goal of ku klux klan
Under sharecropping agreements what was expected from women
cooking, cleaning, and tending the garden
Southern republicans worked to prevent injustice but there was little they could do to
Prevent acts of violence against former slaves.
The city of Chicago encouraged African American immigration by
During slavery what did most African Americans do to practice their religious beliefs
They went to white churches or held their own services in
Under black codes African American children found to be vagrant were often
Forced into convict labour until they were adults
A common disagreement within the community of African American leaders was
How best to achieve equality
Who can purpose constitutional amendments
Congress can propose amendments.
What statement best describes the south by the spring in 1865
The south was in ruins. The land was scorched and cities burned.
The men were wounded or dead and the money was bad.
Hiram Rhodes Revels, Blanche K. Bruce, and Jonathan Clarkson Gibbs were all
Who were Hiram Revels and Blanche K Bruce? They weren't just two black men, Hiram was an African American senator who was an ordained minister.Blanche K. Bruce was also an African American senator.