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Reconstruction Era Voting Rights: The Vote


Under pressure from congressional republicans, suffragists are asked in 1869 to support the 15th Amendment, which extended the franchise to African American men only, shattering the coalition of abolitionists and suffragists and introducing race into future relations.


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