114 the grant administration 115 black lives in the postbellum south 116 retreat from reconstruction. Johnson's reconstruction plan a plan that pardoned former citizens of the confederacy if they took an oath of loyalty to the union, and required southern states to have a constitutional convention revoking their secession and ratifying the thirteenth amendment.
Reconstruction and the west reconstruction and the west the post-civil war south has been called the “new south” in what ways did it succeed in reinventing itself in what ways did it fail the south’s reconstruction failed for many reasons in my opinion first off many states rejected the 13th amendment.
This reconstruction continued with the dramas after 1865 of both eastern reunion and the consolidation of national control in the west, including the military defeat of resistant indians it saw the tentative efforts to redefine national citizenship to include former slaves, a slew of indian peoples, the former citizens of mexico and the slumgullion stew of immigrant newcomers, east and west. Reconstruction and the west 1 reconstruction and the west tony smith hst/165 1 december 2015 gary castaneda this preview has intentionally blurred sections.
Railways were tying together the west and the east after six years of work, in 1869 a rail line from sacramento, california, met a rail line from omaha, nebraska, at promontory point, utah. Reconstruction and the west after the civil war in the south, the south met many new challenges the south needed to reinvent its economic, political and cultural environment in november 1868 ulysses s grant was elected president.
Those issues had been around since the birth of the republic, but the reconstruction of the nation, both east and west, forced them to the fore, demanding answers, and the answers, both east and west, together shaped profoundly the arc of american history from then until now.
Reconstruction and western expansion the economy in the 1860s | the south to 1877 | american indians and western expansion, 1850-81 nebraska became the 37th state in 1867, and whites were moving into the territory just west of nebraska – wyoming that year the union pacific railroad arrived in wyoming at what was being laid out as the. Reconstruction and the west these flashcards define significant persons, places, legislation, and events spanning the time period 1865 - 1890, including reconstruction, the post-reconstruction south, and the settlement of the american west.