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The record-union. (Sacramento, Calif.) 1891-1903, July 22, 1892, Creating Columbus Day

The record-union. (Sacramento, Calif.) 1891-1903, July 22, 1892, Creating Columbus Day

National Republican. (Washington City (D.C.)) 1872-1888, July 24, 1877, Image 1 « Chronicling America « Library of Congress

National Republican. (Washington City (D.C.)) 1872-1888, July 24, 1877, Image 1 « Chronicling America « Library of Congress

The Ku-Klux reign of terror. Synopsis of a portion of the testimony taken by the Congressional investigating committee. No. 5. [n. p. 1872].

The Ku-Klux reign of terror. Synopsis of a portion of the testimony taken by the Congressional investigating committee. No. 5. [n. p. 1872].

The Black Codes were laws passed by Southern states in 1865 and 1866.  It's intent was to restrict African American's freedom and force them to work in a labor economy based on low wages or debt, very similar to slavery.  The purpose of these was to maintain white supremacy in some people's eyes.

The Black Codes were laws passed by Southern states in 1865 and 1866. It's intent was to restrict African American's freedom and force them to work in a labor economy based on low wages or debt, very similar to slavery. The purpose of these was to maintain white supremacy in some people's eyes.

Dillingham Commission was created due to the extensive numbers of immigrants coming into the United States. This was a record that kept track of the immigrants who entered so the government could place restrictions and laws against immigration because it was becoming uncontrollable.

Dillingham Commission was created due to the extensive numbers of immigrants coming into the United States. This was a record that kept track of the immigrants who entered so the government could place restrictions and laws against immigration because it was becoming uncontrollable.

The Ku-Klux organization ... Ku-Kluxism and democracy. The Ku-Klux reign of terror. [n. p. 1872].

The Ku-Klux organization ... Ku-Kluxism and democracy. The Ku-Klux reign of terror. [n. p. 1872].

Report of the Joint Select Committee to Inquire...

Report of the Joint Select Committee to Inquire...

Reconstruction Era Article or Video 2

Reconstruction Era Article or Video 2

A record of the absence of President Grant and cabinet from the seat of government to the neglect of the people's business. [n. p., 1872].

A record of the absence of President Grant and cabinet from the seat of government to the neglect of the people's business. [n. p., 1872].

The Immigrant Restriction League was designed to try and limit immigration in the United States. They doubted the ability of the government to control the amount of immigrants, and tried to act on their own. The members thought of immigrants as the cause of social and economical problems and felt it necessary for there to be restrictions.

The Immigrant Restriction League was designed to try and limit immigration in the United States. They doubted the ability of the government to control the amount of immigrants, and tried to act on their own. The members thought of immigrants as the cause of social and economical problems and felt it necessary for there to be restrictions.

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