Reconstruction: The period after the Civil War, 1865 - 1877, was called the Reconstruction period. Abraham Lincoln started planning for the reconstruction of the South during the Civil War as Union soldiers occupied huge areas of the South.
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The Federal blockade attempting to choke the Confederate States into submission was, by this point in the war, more or less going well for the North. North Carolina and the birthplace of secession, Charleston, South Carolina (Mobile, Alabama was also very much open for business) Two Union steamers, the Commodore McDonough and the Isaac Smith were common sights along the Stono River, just south of Charleston.