Cengage Advantage Books: Liberty, Equality, Power: A History by John M. Murrin, Paul E. Johnson, James M. McPherson, Alice

By John M. Murrin, Paul E. Johnson, James M. McPherson, Alice Fahs, Gary Gerstle

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Some states defined any unemployed black person as a vagrant and hired him out to a planter, forbade blacks to lease land, and provided for the apprenticing to whites of black youths who did not have adequate parental support. These Black Codes aroused anger among Northern Republicans, who saw them as a brazen attempt to reinstate a quasi-slavery. ” And, in fact, the Union army’s occupation forces did suspend the implementation of Black Codes that discriminated on racial grounds. Land and Labor in the Postwar South The Black Codes, although discriminatory, were designed to address a genuine problem.

Booth’s bullet therefore elevated to the presidency a man who still thought of himself as primarily a Democrat and a Southerner. The trouble this might cause in a party that was mostly Republican and Northern was not immediately apparent, however. ” “Treason is a crime and must be made odious,” he said, soon after becoming president. “Traitors must be impoverished. . ” Radical Republicans liked the sound of this pronouncement. It seemed to promise the type of reconstruction they favored—one that would deny political power to ex-Confederates and would enfranchise blacks.

PA. IOWA NEBRASKA incompetence was the legend of MD. DE. OHIO IND. ILL. VA. VA. 1 1870 COL. KANSAS MO. 1870 KY. C. 1868 1866 tion. The theme of “Negro rule”— 1870 2 TENN. C. ARK. TERRITORY NEW 1868 1868 by which the “barbarous African” MEXICO 1877 GA. 1874 4 ALA. TERR. 1870 MISS. 1868 exercised “unbridled power” in 1871 1874 1870 3 1876 TEXAS 5 LA. the 10 Southern states—was a 1870 1868 1873 1877 staple of Democratic propaganda. FLORIDA 1868 1877 It was enshrined in folk memory and in generations of textbooks.

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