Reconstruction and the Compromise of 1877

Required ResourcesRead/review the following resources for this activity:

Textbook: Chapter 15, 16 https://openstax.org/books/us-history/pages/1-introduction
Lesson
Minimum of 1 scholarly source (in addition to the textbook)

Initial Post Instructions For the initial post, craft a response comparing the three (3) Reconstruction plans:

Proclamation of Amnesty and Reconstruction (10% Plan) – Lincoln
Andrew Johnson’s Reconstruction Plan
Congressional Reconstruction Plan (Congress)

Then, address one (1) of the following for your selections:

Analyze if the South should have been treated as a defeated nation or as rebellious states.
Explain how the American culture and society changed in the North versus the South during Reconstruction.
Analyze the impact of the Compromise of 1877 that ended Reconstruction on African-Americans.