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The thirteenth through fifteenth amendments are referred to as Reconstruction Amendments. These amendments came about after the Civil War. They were designed to help reconstruct the south after the war.

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What amendments are known as the reconstruction amendments?

The 13th, 14th, and 15th Amendments are called the Reconstruction Amendments because they gave citizenship rights and protections to African-Americans and were part of the project of Reconstruction (which was from 1865-1877).

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What laws did Plessy v. Ferguson make legal?

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Another name for the thirteenth amendment?

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Which three amendments are also known as the Civil War Amendments?

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