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14th Amendment Summary - What is the fourteenth amendment
The 14th amendment to the US Constitution was ratified on July 9, 1868 during the Reconstruction era. It, along with the 13th and 15th amendments are ...
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The 13th Amendment to the US Constitution - American History
The 13th amendment is one of the Reconstruction amendments. Read the text of the 13th amendment and learn more.
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Reconstruction Era - Healing a Divided Land - American History
The period after the Civil War called Reconstruction was a time of rebuilding. ... The 13th amendment is one of the Reconstruction amendments. Read the text of  ...
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Text of the 15th Amendment to the US Constitution - American History
The 15th Amendment to the US Constitution was ratified on February 3, 1870 during Reconstruction. Along with the 13th amendment and the 14th amendment,  ...
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Text of the 14th Amendment - American History - About.com
The 14th Amendment to the US Constitution was passed by Congress on June 13, 1866 during Reconstruction. Along with the 13th amendment and the 15th ...
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Full Text of the 24th Amendment to the US Constitution
The 24th amendment made poll taxes illegal for all federal elections. ... Poll taxes are taxes that some states began charging during Reconstruction as a way to ...
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Reconstruction -- Frederick Douglass (1817?-1895)
Read Reconstruction by Frederick Douglass (1817-1895). ... the proposed constitutional amendments, with the amendment already adopted and recognized as ...
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Fourteenth Amendment - The Text, Origins, and Meaning of the ...
Congress decided to make the Fourteenth Amendment part of their Reconstruction platform. The proposed Fourteenth Amendment drew the ire of President ...
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Thirteenth Amendment - The Text, Origins, and Meaning of the ...
The text, origins, and meaning of the Thirteenth Amendment. ... fought civil rights reform efforts during a period known as the Reconstruction era. Despite ...
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Equal Protection of the Law – Support for Women's Right to Equal ...
The equal protection clause of the 14 Amendment states that no state shall ... who were freed shortly before the Reconstruction Amendments were passed. Ads.
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