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a test of one's ability to read and write
a system of agriculture in which landowners rent plots of land to workers who pay for the use of land in cash, with a share of the crop raised, or both
a constitutional change ratified in 1870 granting black males the right to vote
a tax of set rate that is imposed on each person in a population
a system of servitude in which debtors are forced to work for the person to whom they owe money until they pary off the debt
a form of tenant farming in which the land owner provides a tenant not only with land but also with the money needed to purchase equipment, supplies, food, clothing, or supervision
a general pardon for a crime, usually a political one, issued by a government to a specific group of people
the forced seperation of races in public places
laws enacted in 1855 and 1856 in the former Confederate States to restrict freedom and oppurtunities for African Americans
to kill someone without approval by law, often by hanging and by a mob of peope
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the 1896 Supreme Court case that started the 'Seperate, but equal' doctrine by which segregation became legal as long as the facilities provided to blacks were equal to the whites
established in 1866, a secret, white supremacist terriost group that resisted reconstruction by tormenting black Americans
a right that is guaranteed to all citizens of a country
During and after the Civil War, a member of the Republican Party who believed in and fought for the emancipation of slaves and equal rights
any of the laws legalizing racial segregation of blacks and whites that were enacted in Southern States beginning in the 1880's and enforced through the 1950's
a provision in a law that exempts anyone already involved in a certain activity from any new restrictions on the activity that are established by the law
A constitutional change ratified in 1865 abolishing slavery in the United States
A federal agency established in 1865, at the end of the Civil War, to help and protect the 4 million newly freed black Americans as they transitioned out of enslavement
a constitutional change ratified in 1868 granting citizenship to all former slaves by declaring that anyone born in the U.S. is a citizen, also rights of due process of law

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