Give Me Liberty- Chapter 15- “What is Freedom?”: Reconstruction, 1865-1877
What were the sources, goals, and competing visions for Reconstruction? The Making of Radical Reconstruction
He was the only senator from a seceding state…
Why was he nominated as the vice president?
Why was he unsuited to lead after Lincoln’s death?
The Failure of Presidential Reconstruction
When and why did Johnson draft his plan for Reconstruction?
What were his series of proclamation that became Presidential Reconstruction?
Who mostly returned to power under Johnson’s Reconstruction plan?
How did Republicans in Congress view this plan? Why?
The Black Codes
What did most Republicans despise the most of Johnson’s Plan? Why?
Define Black Codes
Describe how Confederate leaders were treated after the war
The Radical Republicans
Describe who the “Radicals” were, where they had come from, etc.
What did most Radicals believe/embrace-
What did they not want to obstruct reform?