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US History - Wide Reading: The Civil War & Reconstruction

THE CIVIL WAR & RECONSTRUCTION 1860-1877

Did the lives of African Americans improve by the end of Reconstruction?

IMPORTANT TERMS

  • Emancipation Proclamation
  • Gettysburg Address
  • 13th Amendment
  • 14th Amendment
  • 15th Amedment
  • President Andrew Johnson's Reconstruction Plan
  • Freedman's Bureau
  • Sharecropping
  • Thaddeus Stevens
  • KKK (Ku Klux Klan)
  • Black Codes
  • Southern Secession
  • Ft. Sumter
  • Lincoln's 1st Inaugural Address
  • resources of Union vs. Confederacy
  • 54th Massachusetts
  • Battle of Antietam