This section provides a short description of all the major objects in the book. This can be printed out as a study guide for students, used as a "key" for leading a class discussion, or you can jump to the quiz/homework section to find worksheets that incorporate these descriptions into a variety of question formats.
Ku Klux Klan - This is an organization that erupted in the South which sought to enforce the subordination of former slaves and to punish anyone, black or white, who challenged the racial hierarchies.
The Emigration Movement - Many African Americans sought to join this movement in order to escape the repression and violence in the United States and the South.
Union League - This group spread throughout the South during Reconstruction, with many African Americans joining the political organization. It emerged out of a network of organizations that had started...
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