Learn what happened after the guns of the Civil War fell silent, the beginning of the Reconstruction era, in this 2-part interactive tutorial. You'll learn about Abraham Lincoln, Andrew Johnson, Radical Republicans, and the impeachment of a president!
After the War: Reconstruction Begins, Part 2 can be found here.
The related tutorial, Deconstructing Reconstruction can be found here.
Subject(s): Social Studies
Grade Level(s): 9, 10, 11, 12
Keywords: tutorial, Grade 11, U.S. History, Reconstruction, Civil War, Abraham Lincoln, Andrew Johnson, impeachment, Republican Party, radicals, moderates, Radical Republicans, Thaddeus Stevens, Edwin Stanton, Congress, freedmen, 13th Amendment, 14th Amendment, 15th Amendment, secession, Ulysses S. Grant
This is Part 1 of a 2-part tutorial. Be sure to complete both parts!
SOURCE AND ACCESS INFORMATION
Name of Author/Source: Robert Gordon
District/Organization of Contributor(s): Florida State University
Access Privileges: Public
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