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Reconstruction Era
The impact of the "KKK"
What Happened ??
tra•di•tion•al (trəˈdɪʃ ə nl)

adj.
1. of or pertaining to tradition.
2. handed down by tradition.
3. in accordance with tradition.
Sometimes, tra•di′tion•ar`y (-ˌnɛr i)

website: http://www.thefreedictionary.com/traditional
Citation: N.p., n.d. Web.

revisionist
  re·vi·sion·ist
[ri-vizh-uh-nist] noun
1.an advocate of revision, especially of some political or religious doctrine.
2.a reviser.
3.any advocate of doctrines, theories, or practices that depart from established authority or doctrine.

adjective
4.of or pertaining to revisionists or revisionism.
5.attempting to reevaluate and restate the past based on newly acquired standards.

website:http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/revisionist
Citation:"Revisionist." Dictionary.com. Dictionary.com, n.d. Web. 10 Sept. 2013.

Odalis
Morgan
Kegan
Mathias

The KKK caused mischief and disaster along the road, if gun shots were heard, the KKK was involved. They tormented and took colored people away to hang them. The KKK was a strong force not to be messed with at the time, and anyone who went against them were, "eliminated"... For a couple a years, someone couldn't run for president if they weren't an official KKK member..
Interpretations
People saw them as a terrorist group who did terrible things
Ex.
Lynchings
Beatings
Whippings
Some saw thought that they were right to do what they did

They believed that african americans were wrong to take whites jobs, be thought of as equals, and to be payed to work for whites
Photos
Characteristics
New amendments
13th(Free the Slaves),
14th(Citizenship),
15th(Right To Vote),
The south was destroyed because of the civil war and half of the men were dead
Black Codes
Segregation
Ku Klux Klan
Video
During Reconstruction southern whites did everything in their power to limit the rights of their former slaves.
White Congressmen passed a series of laws called the
Black Codes
They denied blacks the right to make contracts, testify against whites, marry white women, be unemployed, and even loiter in public places.
Violence of the Ku Klux Klan became so crucial that Congress had to pass the
Ku Klux Klan Act in 1871
to authorize military protection for blacks.
Historical Significance
The Reconstruction Era has a great significance in history because, it was the period in which slavery ended. It was also and important period because the three equal rights were created.
Created in December 1865 in Pulaski, Tennessee
The six original founders of the KKK were John Lester, James Crowe, John Kennedy, Calvin Jones, Richard Reed, and Frank McCord
All were wealthy and well educated confederate veterans
Ku Klux Klan
KKK
Why Should We Care
The main reason why we should care is because, segregation and the KKK had a huge impact in America. It shaped the world we live in now , we should also care because we got the most important amendments ERA (Equal Rights Amendments)
Resources
http://www.history.com/topics/reconstruction
http://www.pbs.org/wnet/jimcrow/stories_events_reconstruct.html
http://www.georgiaencyclopedia.org/articles/history-archaeology/ku-klux-klan-reconstruction-era
www.youtube.com/watch?v=qBCAh6dbScA





Sources anotated
website:http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/revisionist
Citation:"Revisionist." Dictionary.com. Dictionary.com, n.d. Web. 10 Sept. 2013.


Primary sources
website:http://www.alabamamoments.state.al.us/sec28ps.html
citation:"ADAH: Alabama Moments (The Ku Klux Klan During Reconstruction--Primary Sources)." ADAH: Alabama Moments (The Ku Klux Klan During Reconstruction--Primary Sources). N.p., n.d. Web. 10 Sept. 2013.

website: http://www.alabamamoments.state.al.us/sec46ps.html
citation: "ADAH: Alabama Moments (20th Century Ku Klux Klan--Primary Sources)."ADAH: Alabama Moments (20th Century Ku Klux Klan--Primary Sources). N.p., n.d. Web. 10 Sept. 2013.


Secondary source:

Website:http://home.wlu.edu/~lubint/touchstone/KKK-Fisher.htm
citation: "The Ku Klux Klan The Ku Klux Klan Is Composed Entirely of White,Anglo-saxon, Christian American Citizens, Both Male a." The Ku Klux Klan The Ku Klux Klan Is Composed Entirely of White,Anglo-saxon, Christian American Citizens, Both Male a. N.p., n.d. Web. 10 Sept. 2013.

Team Name : The Goonies
What is Traditional and Revionist History
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