The Reconstruction Amendments

Why the Reconstruction Amendments are important in history.

What are the Reconstruction Amendments?

The Reconstruction Amendments are the 13th, 14th, and 15th amendments. The 13th amendment is the amendment that abolished slavery, The 14th amendment is the amendment that gave former slaves American citizenship, and finally, the 15th amendment is the amendment that gave former slaves the right to vote.

These are the people that wrote the 13th, 14th, and 15th amendments: