The period after the civil war, 1865 - 1877, was called the reconstruction period abraham lincoln started planning for the reconstruction of the south during the civil war as union soldiers occupied huge areas of the south he wanted to bring the nation back together as quickly as possible and in. Reconstruction through industrialization in the united states: 1865-1900 1082 words | 4 pages reconstruction through industrialization in the united states: 1865-1900 the reconstruction period had abraham lincoln lived, the reconstruction period no doubt would have been far different.
The period after the civil war, 1865 - 1877, was called the reconstruction period abraham lincoln started planning for the reconstruction of the south during the civil war as union soldiers occupied huge areas of the south. The average annual income (after inflation) of non-farm workers grew by 75% from 1865 to 1900, and then grew another 33% by 1918  with a decisive victory in 1865 over southern secessionists in the civil war , the united states became a united and powerful nation with a strong national government.
Other items from this time period document relations with american indians and the spanish-american war selected searches: john quincy adams ward’s archive of designs, drawings, studies, sketches, and supporting paperwork. Reconstruction refers to the period after the civil war when the southern states were reintegrated into the union immediately following the war, the southern states were in disarray not only were many towns and cities burned, looted and destroyed, but the southern states were still not part of the united states. Reconstruction and repression, 1865-1900 in 1865, following the civil war, southern state legislatures began enacting black codes to restrict freedmen's rights and maintain the plantation system.
1865-1866 – presidential reconstruction president abraham lincoln was assassinated april 14, 1865 president abraham lincoln was assassinated april 14, 1865 vice president andrew johnson became president and generally attempted to fulfill lincoln’s desires to speedily re-unite the nation. The end of reconstruction did not mean an end to african‐american political influence in the south blacks continued to serve in several state legislatures as late as 1900 and were even elected to congress after 1877, albeit from all‐black districts.
Civil war, reconstruction, segregation 1860-1900 1860 – census population: 8,981 whites (approximately half were children) 1,382 slaves 85 free blacks note that this total includes approximately two-thirds of today’s transylvania county 1865, january-april marking the end of radical reconstruction this period began in north. Educational materials including essays, timelines, multimedia, interactives, featured primary sources, and other teaching resources can be found in the history by era section of our website our featured primary sources include introductions, transcriptions, and images of documents, available to all educators, with additional content of questions for discussion and printable hand-outs for affiliate school members.