CHAPTER 16 Assignments/Activities
ATTENTION: Answer the following questions for
assignments listed in a Word document.
INTERACTIVE ACTIVITIES (IA): 15 Points. A. 1-3 (5), B.(5), C. 1-3 (5).
PARAGRAPH RESPONSES (PR): 10 Points. D.
Views, MWP “Mississippi’s 1865 Black Codes”. Answer questions 1-3.
did the black codes fit into President Andrew Johnson’s Reconstruction
Northerners charged that the black codes were a backdoor attempt at
re-establishing slavery. Do you
Southern states enacted black codes to stabilize labor relations, how did
the provisions stated in this excerpt effect that objective?
Perspectives, MWP Emancipation and Freedom in the United
States and Russia. Reflect on the economic implications for
emancipated serfs and slaves and note 2-3 similarities in their plight.
Library, eRes. Albion Tourgee Letter on KuKluxKlan
Activities, 1870.Answer questions 1-3.
some of the actions described in this letter that are attributed to the
KKK? Why do you think Tourgee goes
into such detail?
is the tone of this letter? To
whom does Tourgee turn in his plea?
Tourgee’s ultimate purpose in this letter. What remedy is suggested?
D. Web Destination: www.gutenberg.org/etext/67. This
is a highly regarded work by historian Norman Coombs, The Black Experience In America. Click on Download and I chose the
HTML format. Go to Part 2, Chapter 6,
“From Slavery to Segregation” and then choose Reconstruction And Its Failures.. Read through to paragraph six. From Coombs paragraph six, cite two examples
of successes that Reconstruction governments achieved. Also, from the same paragraph, cite three
examples of political successes of newly enfranchised African-Americans. In the next paragraph, seven, summarize in
several sentences how these successes were undermined.