From Citizendium, the Citizens' Compendium
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- Reconstruction : The attempt from 1865 to 1877 in American history to resolve the issues of the American Civil War.
- American Civil War : Major war 1861-65 fought over slavery in which the U.S. defeated the secessionist Confederate States of America.
- Confederate States of America : Government formed by eleven southern states of the United States between 1861 and 1865, during the American Civil War.
- Freedmen : Add brief definition or description
- Redeemers : A political coalition in the American South during the Reconstruction era, who sought to overthrow the Radical Republican coalition of Freedmen, carpetbaggers and Scalawags.
- Carpetbagger : American northerners who moved to the South during Reconstruction after the American Civil War.