Reconstruction Period


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Noun1.Reconstruction Period - the period after the American Civil War when the southern states were reorganized and reintegrated into the UnionReconstruction Period - the period after the American Civil War when the southern states were reorganized and reintegrated into the Union; 1865-1877
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It will also improve the quality of life of Africans through substantial direct employment during the four-year reconstruction period, increasing trade, reducing poverty and consolidating peace and security in Guinea and Sierra Leone.
The documents are grouped in three sections on the Civil War, the period from the death of Lincoln to the inauguration of Grant, and the rest of the Reconstruction period.
The company believes this will help to ensure a smoother transition during its financial reconstruction period.
An obvious example is the Jim Crow South, where white legislatures passed laws imposing racial segregation and reversing many of the gains of the post-Civil War Reconstruction period.
He matures into manhood during the post-Civil War reconstruction period and with the unrest of a land that just lost a war and is filled with bandits and social strife.
The Park Service is gearing up for the centennials of women's suffrage and the end of World War I, while the 150th anniversary of the Reconstruction period continues.
But Dalay said if Turkey focuses on a political resolution of its conflict with the Kurds, it can build a bridge with the region that will depend on good economic relations in the reconstruction period.
Vann Woodward (1908-1999) challenged the widely-held misconceptions regarding Southern civil rights issues that developed after the American Civil War Reconstruction period.
The square will remain closed off throughout the reconstruction period.
The occupation of every other Western state began shortly after the Reconstruction period, during which the federal government also occupied the Southern states.
Stegny said he was happy to work as Ambassador in Kuwait during the post-invasion reconstruction period.
Motorists frequenting the Congressional Avenue Extension Bridge in Quezon City have been advised to utilize alternate routes as its five-month reconstruction period gets underway on Monday, June 29.

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