Reconstruction in Mississippi, 1865-77

Figure 1: The State of Mississippi Contents Table of Illustrations Background Fighting in the Civil War Lincoln’s planning for Post-War 1863-5 Proclamation of Amnesty and Reconstruction Ten Per Cent Plan Wade-Davis Bill 1864 Sherman’s Field Order No 15 The Freedman’s Bureau Act March 1865 Assassination of Lincoln Post War President Johnson Presidential Reconstruction The August … Continue reading Reconstruction in Mississippi, 1865-77