Ch.12 Sec. 2 Reconstructing Society

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scalawag
white Southerner who joined the Republican Party
carpetbagger
Northerner who moved to the South after the war
Hiram Revels
first African-American senator
sharecropping
system in which landowners leased a few acres of land to farmworkers in return for a portion of their crops
tenant farming
renting land from landowners for cash