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Meanwhile, “Redeemers”, self-styled Conservatives (in close cooperation with a faction of the Democratic Party) strongly opposed reconstruction.

They alleged widespread corruption by the “Carpetbaggers”, excessive state spending and ruinous taxes.

Lincoln’s last speeches show that he was leaning toward supporting the enfranchisement of all freedmen, whereas Johnson was opposed to this.

Johnson’s interpretations of Lincoln’s policies prevailed until the Congressional elections of 1866.

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Hayes as president following the close 1876 presidential election, U. Army troops no longer supported Republican state governments.

Reconstruction was a significant chapter in the history of American civil rights.

Historian Eric Foner argues: In the different states Reconstruction began and ended at different times; federal Reconstruction ended with the Compromise of 1877.

In recent decades most historians follow Foner in dating the Reconstruction of the south as starting in 1863 (with Emancipation and the Port Royal experiment) rather than 1865. Reconstruction policies were debated in the North when the war began, and commenced in earnest after Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation, issued on January 1, 1863.

As Confederate states came back under control of the U. Army, President Abraham Lincoln set up reconstructed governments in Tennessee, Arkansas, and Louisiana during the war.

He experimented by giving land to blacks in South Carolina.

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