reconstruction is the process the federal goverment used to readmit the confederate states back into the union and the task of creating a new society not base on slavery

important people

Andrew johnson - president

Hiram Rhodes Revels - one of the first blacks in congress

Blanch K. Bruce - one of the first blacks in congress

Ku Klux Klan -terriest

what`s happening

reconstruction was from 1865 -77 this is the after math of civil war and how the U.S was going help the south get rid of the slavery many things were promise to black people but never really given there many upside and downsides to the reconstrction period but was a very imporant time in history