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Compromise of 1877 – The South Restored to Power

October 20, 2019
See larger image Reunion and Reaction: The Compromise of 1877 and the End of Reconstruction (Paperback) New From: $11.95 In Stock The Hayes Tilden Compromise of 1877 What was the Compromise of 1877, and why did it irrevocably alter the fate of African Americans in the US? In 1876 there was a contested presidential election