Presentation on theme: "Guided Reading Activity 17-4"— Presentation transcript:
1 Guided Reading Activity 17-4 Recalling the FactsChange in the South
2 1. Horace Greeley2. It pardoned most former Confederates3. Democrats won by a 30,000 majority4. a series of political scandals5. a special commission6. President Rutherford B. Hayes7. They had “redeemed,” or saved, the South from Republican rule8. industries based on coal, iron, tobacco, cotton, lumber, and the region’s other abundant resources
3 9. textile, lumbering and tobacco processing, iron and steel 10. a cheap and reliable workforce and a railroad-building boom11. sharecropping and reliance on a single cash crop (cotton)12. by charging a poll tax, which most African Americans could not afford or by making them take a literacy test, which they could not pass because they had so little education13. Jim Crow laws required African Americans and whites to be separated in almost every public place where they might come in contact with each other14. lynching, or hanging15. it did not make good on the promise of true freedom to formerly enslaved African Americans
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