Reconstruction of the U.S.
Article by Joseph Richardson
Why do the Texans hate Reconstruction?
The Texans felt as if they Civil War had not ended and wanted their slaves back.
Carpetbaggers in Texas
The Texans did not like the opportunity makers otherwise know as carpetbaggers. The Texans thought that they where undeserving money makers in the South.
A Carpetbagger was a northerner that moved to the South after the Civil War
Reconstruction in the U.S. was the time period after the Civil War ended that was for "rebuilding a new nation".
These people did not follow the Black Codes