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Women and men who had been been slaves Freedmen
Refers to the rebuilding of the South after the Civil War Reconstruction
Government pardon Amnesty
A rival plan for reconstruction Wade-Davis Bill
Became President after Lincoln died Andrew Johnson
Laws that severely limited the rights of freedom black codes
Wants to make drastic changes to society Radical
From Pennsylvania, led the Radicals in the House Thaddeus Stevens
Bring formal charges of wrongdoing against an elected official Impeach
Small scruffy horses Scalawags
Fortune hunters hoping to profit from the South's misery Carpetbaggers
Clergyman and teacher. Nations first black Senator in 1870 Hiram Revels
Required voters to pay a fee each time they vote Poll tax
Required voters to read and explain a section of the constitution Literacy tests
Helped increase the number of eligible white voters grandfather clauses
Separating people of different races in public places Segregation
The illegal seizure and execution of someone by a mob Lynching
He used new machinery to revolutionize production of tobacco products James Duke
Editor of the Atlanta Constitution Henry Grady
The 1876 Republican candidate Rutherford B. Hayes

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men and women who had been slaves freedmen
a goverment pardon amnesty
the reconstucting of the south after the civil war reconstrution
10% of the southern voters had to swear an oath of loyalty to the United States Ten Percent Plan
a rival plan for reconstruction Wade Davis Bill
vice president who became president after Lincon was assassinated Andrew Johnson
laws that severly limited the rights of freedmen black codes
wants to make drastic changes in society radical
to bring formal charges of wrongdoing against an elected offical impeach
the cheif radical republican in the senate charles sumner
congress passed this over Johnsons veto and it also threw out the state government Reconstruction act
small scruffy horses scalawag
fortune hunters hoping to profit from the souths misery carpetbaggers
they farmed the land using seed fertilizer and tools provided by the planters sharecroppers
known as the KKK Ku Klux Klan
tthey wanted the south to chnage as little as possible conservatives
required voters to pay a fee everytime they voted poll tax
seperating people of different races in public places segregation
the illegal seizure and execution of someone by mob lynching
he made stirring speeches calling for the growth of a "new south" Henery Grady
they trapped southern blacks in a hopeless situation Jim Crow Laws
required voters to read and explain a section of the constitution literacy test
it was passed so it could increase the number of eledigble white voter grandfather clause
the nations first black senator in 1870 hiram revels
he led the raddicals in the house thaddeus stevens

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Reconstruction Crossword

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Became president after Abraham Lincoln Andrew Johnson
the period of rebuilding after the civil war reconstruction
wanted to give African Americans full citizenship Radical Republicans
Radical Republican who defended slaves Thaddeus Stevens
Bill passed in 1864 and vetoed by President Lincoln WadeDavis bill
federal agency to help former slaves Freedmen's Bureau
discriminatory laws passed through the south post civil war Black Codes
all citizenship given to all born or naturalized in the US Fourteenth Amendment
formerly charge an officer with misconduct impeach
amendment in 1870 that prohibits people of race to be denied to vote fifteenth amendment
northerner who moved to south after civil war carpetbaggers
first African American senator Hiram Revels
system where landowners give farmworkers land and seed in return for some of the crop sharecropping
farmers who supply their own tools and rent farmland for cash tenant farmers
confederate veterans prohibiting Africans from their rights Ku Klux Klan

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Reconstruction Era Crossword

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men and women who had been slaves freedmen
a government pardon amnesty
refers to the rebuilding of the South after the Civil War reconstruction
a popular actor from the South, who shot Lincoln in the head john wilkes booth
the amendment that banned slavery throughout the nation thirteenth amendment
became president after Lincoln died andrew johnson
laws that severely limited the rights of freedmen black codes
the amendment thay granted citizenship to all persons born in the USA fourteenth amendment
to bring formal charges of wrongdoing against an elected offical impeach
the amendment that forbade any state to deny African Americans the right to vote because of their race fifteenth amendment
a word used for small scruffy horses scalawag
dangerous white southerners that worked to keep blacks and white Republicans out of office ku klux klan
fortune hunters hoping to profit from the South's misery carpetbaggers
required voters to pay a fee each time they voted poll taxes
required voters to read and explain a section of the Constitution literacy tests
is the illegal seizure and execution of someone by a mob lynching
seperating people of different races in public places segregation

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Chapter 18 Crossword Puzzle

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A person who wants to make drastic changes in society Radical
A government pardon Amnesty
To bring formal charges of wrongdoing against an elected official Impeach
Men and women who had been slaves Freedmen
Laws that severely limited the rights of freedmen Black Codes
The rebuilding of the South after the Civil War Reconstruction
People who led the opposition to President Johnson Radical Republicans
A rival plan for reconstruction that was passed by Republicans in Congress in 1864 Wade-Davis Bill
Laws that excused a voter from a literacy test if his grandfather had been eligible to vote on January 1, 1867 - protecting the voting rights of southern whites, but not those of southern blacks Grandfather clauses
Small, scruffy horses Scalawags
Separation of people based on racial, ethnic, or other differences Segregation
Freedmen and poor whites who went to work on large plantations during reconstruction Sharecroppers
A tax required before a person can vote Poll tax
Fortune hunters hoping to profit from the South's misery Carpetbaggers
The illegal seizure and execution of someone by a mob Lynching
People who wanted the South to change as little as possible Conservatives
Examination to see if a person can read and write, used in the past to restrict voting rights Literacy test
A clergyman and teacher who became the nation's first black senator in 1870 Hiram Revels

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Reconstruction Era Crossword

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men and women who had been slaves freedmen
a goverment pardon amnesty
impeached on Feburary 24th, 1868 Andrew Johnson
amendment which banned slavery throughout the nation thirteenth
laws that severly limited the rights of freedmen black codes
wants to make drastic changes in society radical
amendment that granted citizenship to everyone born in the U.S fourteenth
threw out the southern states tha refused to ratify the 14th amendment reconstruction act
to bring formal charges of wrongdoing against an elected official impeach
amendment that forbade any states to deny blacks the right to vote because of their race fifteenth
white southern Republicans scalawags
fortune hunters hoping to profit fom the South's misery carpetbaggers
wanted the south to change as little as possible conservatives
worked to keep black and white Republicans out of office Ku Klux Klan
many freedmen and poor whites went to work on the large plantations sharecroppers
required voters to pay a fee every time they voted poll taxes
required voters o read and explain a part of th Constitution literacy tests
if a voters father or grandfather could vote on Janurary 1st 1867, then the voter didn't have to take the test grandfather clauses
seperating people of different races in public places segregation
the illegal seizure and execution of someone by a mob lynching

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Reconstruction Word Search

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sharecropper
tenant farmer
outcome
sin tax
comprehensive
graft
commissioner
scalawag
carpetbagger
precedent
impeach
requirement
black codes
pocket veto
amnesty
crop lien
debt peonage
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Chapter 18 Crossword

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Men and women who had been slaves. freedmen
A government pardon. amnesty
Laws that severely limited the rights of freedmen. blackcodes
Someone that wants to make dramatic changes in society. radical
To bring formal charges of wrongdoing against an elected official. impeach
Another word for small, scruffy horses. scalawag
Name for a northerner who came to the south after the Civil War to look for personal gain. carpetbagger
Person who farms on land owned by another person in return for crops. sharecropper
Required voters to pay a fee each time they voted. polltaxes
Required voters to read and explain a section of the Constitution. literacytests
Law that excused voters to have to take literacy tests if their grandfather was eligible to vote on January 1st, 1867. grandfatherclauses
Separating people of different races in public places. segregation
Refers to the rebuilding of the South after the Civil War. reconstruction
Lincoln's plan for reconstruction after the Civil War. tenpercentplan
Became the 17th president after Lincoln was assassinated. andrewjohnson
The group that led the opposition to President Johnson. radicalrepublicans
Banned slavery throughout the entire nation. thirteenthamendment
Forbade any state to deny African Americans the right to vote. fifteenthamendment
White southern farmers formed this group, also known as the KKK. kukluxklan
The supreme court ruled that segregation was legal as long as there were equal facilities for black and whites. plessyvsferguson
The illegal seizure and execution of someone by a mob. lynching
Granted citizenship to all persons born in the United States. fourteenthamendment
The man that shot and killed President Lincoln. johnwilkesbooth
This bureau gave food, water and clothing to former slaves. freedmensbureau

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Reconstruction Crossword Puzzle

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The fiercely abolitionist group that controlled Congress during Reconstruction Radical Republicans
The system of farming that was widely implemented in the South after the Civil War sharecropping
The term for putting a President on trial impeachment
The derogatory term given to Northerners who moved to the South after the Civil War carpetbaggers
White supremasist terror group created after the Civil War Ku Klux Klan
The agency that was created to help newly freed slaves adjust to their new lives Freedmens Bureau
System in which workers are forced to work off debts before they can find a new job dept peonage
The amendment that officially ended slavery in the United States 13th Amendment
Became president after Lincoln's assassination Andrew Johnson
The amendment that granted citizenship to everyone born in the United States 14th Amendment
The derogatory term given to white Southerners who cooperated with northern Reconstruction officials scalawags
The era of rebuilding in the South Reconstruction
Laws passed after Reconstruction ended that segregated blacks from whites Jim Crow Laws
The amendment that gave all male citizens, including black men, the right to vote 15th Amendment
Low point of race relations from 1877 through the 1950's Nadir

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8th grade social studies Crossword

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He was the President at the end of the war and his plan would have made it easier for the south to rejoin the Union. Abraham Lincoln
New laws used by the south to control blacks. black codes
The bringing of formal charges against a public official. impeachment
Was arrested for sitting in a white's only railroad car Homer Plessy
This is a group pardon amnesty
One of 2 blacks who served in the U.S. senate between the years 1872-1901 Hiram Revels
This had to be paid before voting poll tax
Enslaved people who had been freed by the war Freedman
This is a laborer who works the land for the farmer who owns it, in exchange for a share of the value of the crop sharecropper
An exam given before voting to see if someone can read and write. Literacy Test
Assassinated President Lincoln John Wilkes Booth
southern whites who had oppossed sucession Scalawag
a provision that allowed a voter to avoid a literacy test if his father or grandfather had been eligible to vote on January 1, 1867 Grandfather Clause
Proposes a relatively lenient plan of reconstruction andrew johnson
Name given by southerners to nothern whites who went south to start businesses or pursue political office carpetbagger
enforced seperation of races segregation

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Chapter 18 Crossword

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a government pardon amnesty
men and women who had been slaves freedmen
banned slavery throughout the nation thirteenthamendment
laws that severely limited the rights of freedmen blackcodes
wants to make drastic changes in society radical
to bring formal charges of wrongdoing against an elected official impeach
white southern republicans scalawags
fortune hunters hoping to profit from the south's misery carpetbaggers
white southerners that resisted reconstruction conservatives
poor whites who went to work on large plantations sharecroppers
required voters to pay a fee each time they voted polltaxes
required voters to read and explain a section of the constitution literacytests
if a voters grandfather/father had been eligible to vote on January 1, 1867 the voter did not have to take a literacy test grandfatherclauses
seperating people or different races in public places segregation
the illegal seizure and execution of someone by a mob lynching
the rebuilding of the south after the Civil War reconstruction

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