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American Frontier (Turning Points in World History)

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The Freedman's Bureau had already taken steps to protect these rights, and the Amendment was deemed necessary, in part, precisely because every one of them was being systematically violated in the South in 1866. (350) After the Amendment had been ratified, its Congressional sponsors explained its meaning in relation to other legislation. There were three main reasons why women outnumbered men. Before the passing of the 1882 Married Property Act, when a woman got married her wealth was passed to her husband.

Pages: 240

Publisher: Greenhaven (November 13, 2001)

ISBN: 0737707852

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