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The Ku Klux Klan
In December 1865, six young men living in Pulaski, Tennessee, founded a social club. The men were college-educated friends from prominent families. They had served as Confederate officers in the Civil War (1861–1865). They name they settled on for th
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All About Reconstruction Crossword Puzzle
Can you solve this crossword puzzle about the post-Civil War Reconstruction era? All the answers can be found in this issue. Answers on page 45. 2. Freedpeople understood that learning how to _____ and write was a pathway to freedom. 4. The 15th
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Getting Started
The death and destruction that took place during the American Civil War (1861–1865) was staggering. An estimated 720,000 people died. Cities, farms, and homes were ruined. The devastation made people wonder: After four years of war, how could Norther