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Time period test five (purple)
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Ineffective as a president and sarcastically called "Old 8-7", or "His Fraudulency"
Rutherford B. Hayes
Pennsylvania Senator that was the
advocate of the Conquered Province theory
Leader in the area of progress for
freedmen. He believed education was the
quickest ticket to equality. Established
Booker T. Washington
Lobbyist influential in getting the
Freedman's Bureau Bill through Congress.
I called him the "no where man" in class.
As president he was almost entirely
without a political support. A Democrat at
a time of Republicans, a southerner at a
time of northerners
Even his name sounded patriotic. He
probably did a better job as President than
his scandal ridded years would first
Found a way to acquire the "Icebox."
Looking back it was not entirely "folly."
Massachusetts Senator that was the
advocate of the State Suicide Theory.
Understudy for Our American Cousin who
infamously is remember for causing the
"Western Star" to fall. (Think!) James
Accused of improperly firing a cabinet member this is the law that was at issue in the impeachment of the 17th President,
Andrew Johnson Tenure of Office Act
Hated throughout the South, we define these individuals as "northern opportunists gone South
in creating the separate but equal doctrine this gave a legal footing for segregation for nearly sixty years
Plessy v. Ferguson
Much celebrated agreement between England and America that led to resolution of the Alabama Claims and set a precedent for international arbitration as opposed to war as a way of resolving disputes between nations.
Treaty of Washington of 1871
Slang term for southerners who cooperated with the many northerners who came to the south to establish business and gain political influence after the war.
Taken from the name of a minstrel character this became common slang for segregated southern society after 1877.
The first Black college established in America. It was exemplary Booker T. Washington's philosophy of the best way to overcome the shackles of segregation
The most notorious example of these was the Ku Klux Klan. Basically, they were illegal groups who tried to engineer southern society via intimidation
The time period of American history between Appomattox and the Compromise of 1877
The way we collectively refer to the three consecutive constitutional amendments (13, 14 and 15).
Civil Rights Amendment
The way we refer to America's suit against England for damages caused by the Confederate Raiders, particularly one of them
This means to bring to trial. It does not necessarily mean to remove from office. It's happened to Andrew Johnson and Bill Clinton.
northern Republicans agreed to leave the south and "carpetbag" government came to an end
Compromise of 1877
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