The Ordeal of Reconstruction - 2232 Words
I. The Problems of Peace
I.After the war, there were many questions over what to do with the free Blacks, such as how to reintegrate the Southern states into the Union, what to do with Jefferson Davis, and who would be in charge of Reconstruction?
II.The Southern way of life had been ruined, as crops and farms were destroyed, the slaves had been freed, the cities were burnt down, but still, and many Southerners remained defiant.
II. Freedmen Define Freedom
I.At first, the freed Blacks...
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