Andrew Johnsons plan

by myles drayton

overview

andrew johnson plan for reconstruction was first bring the southern states back into the union, then andrew abolished slavery in the 13th admendment and repudiated confederate debts

Freedman bureau

was established in 1865 by Congress to help former black slaves and poor whites in the South in the aftermath of the U.S. Civil War in 1865

Civil rights act of 1866

granted citizenship and the same rights enjoyed by white citizens to all male persons in the United States "without distinction of race or color, or previous condition of slavery or involuntary servitude.