Reconstruction

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Reconstruction

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Name four problems faced by Virginians during Reconstruction.

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Millions of freed slaves needed housing, clothing, food, and jobs.

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Banks were closed.

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Confederate money had no value.

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Railroads, bridges, plantations, and crops had been destroyed.

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After Reconstruction, what caused African Americans to lose the gains that had been made?

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Name four effects Jim Crow laws had on African American life.

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They kept African Americans from voting.

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African Americans found it difficult to hold public office.

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African Americans had to use separate drinking fountains.

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African American and white children went to separate schools.

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Name two ways that African Americans were kept from voting. Poll tax and voting tests

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What helped turn many of Virginia’s small towns into large cities?

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What city close to Salem became a railroad center?

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Many cities in Virginia grew as the railroad brought new ____ and ________ to the areas. jobs people

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What became a source of livelihood to many Virginians in Southwest Virginia?

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After the Civil War there was a greater need for more and better ______.

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Who was the first African American woman to be president of a bank?

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