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Seller Notes: New CD with scanned pages from original publications.
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Reconstruction

In Texas

 By Charles W. Ramsdell

Published 1910

324 pages, Illustrated, Indexed, Searchable

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The Influence of Reconstruction

On Education In the South

By Edgar Wallace Knight

Published 1913

100 pages, indexed, searchable


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While far from the major battlefields of the American Civil War, Texas contributed large numbers of men and equipment to the rest of the Confederacy. Union troops briefly occupied the state's primary port, Galveston. Texas's border with Mexico was known as the "backdoor of the Confederacy" because trade occurred at the border, bypassing the Union blockade. The Confederacy repulsed all Union attempts to shut down this route, but Texas's role as a supply state was marginalized in mid-1863 after the Union capture of the Mississippi River. The final battle of the Civil War was fought near Brownsville, Texas at Palmito Ranch with a Confederate victory.

Texas descended into anarchy for two months between the surrender of the Army of Northern Virginia and the assumption of authority by Union General Gordon Granger. Violence marked the early months of Reconstruction. Juneteenth commemorates the announcement of the Emancipation Proclamation in Galveston by General Gordon Granger, over two and a half years after the original announcement. President Johnson, in 1866, declared the civilian government restored in Texas. Despite not meeting reconstruction requirements, Congress readmitted Texas into the Union in 1870. Social volatility continued as the state struggled with agricultural depression and labor issues.

 

PREFACE.

“In narrating the process of reconstruction in any of the Southern States, one is naturally drawn into a sympathetic  attitude toward the people whose social and political system was being "reconstructed." But, though this is essential to a clear understanding and a just portrayal of their problems, their motives, and their acts, it is equally necessary to keep in mind the great and pressing problems that confronted the national government and the forces that determined its policies.

“An exposition of the national point of view is, of course, precluded here by the character and limitations of the subject, but the author has been careful to keep it in a corner of his mind, and has often found it a valuable corrective. It is hoped that this monograph may present in fairly clear outline a period that has left a deep impress upon the later history, the political organization and the public mind of Texas.

“Chapters III to VI, with slight modifications, are reprinted from the Quarterly of the Texas State Historical Association, with the kind permission of the editor. . .”

 

CONTENTS

INTRODUCTION

CHAPTER I The Secession Movement ii

CHAPTER II Texas during the War 21

CHAPTER III The Break-Up.

1. Decline and Collapse of Confederate Military Power 27

2. Confusion about Cotton 41

3. The Negro Question and Labor Conditions 44


PART I— PRESIDENTIAL RECONSTRUCTION

CHAPTER IV The State under Provisional Government.

1 . Inauguration of the New Regime 55

2. Loyalty and Disloyalty in the State 62

3. The Freedmen and the Freedmen's Bureau 70

4. Relations of the Civil and the Military Authorities •]•]

CHAPTER V The Constitutional Convention of 1866 8s

CHAPTER VI The Restoration of State Government.

1 . The State Elections of 1866 108

2. Inauguration of the New Government 112

3. The Eleventh Legislature 114

4. Problems and Policies of Throckmorton's Administration 116

PART II— CONGRESSIONAL RECONSTRUCTION

CHAPTER VII The Undoing of Civil Government.

1. The Reconstruction Acts I45

2. The Provisional State Government and the Military Commanders 149

CHAPTER VIII Radical-Military Rule.

1 . Radical Politics and Factions

2. Removal of Sheridan; Reversal of Military Policy by Hancock. 180

CHAPTER IX The Reconstruction Convention of 1868-1869.

1. First Session 200

2. Conditions during the Recess ; Presidential Election 230

3. Second Session 242

CHAPTER X The Campaign and Election of 1869.

1 . The Appeal to Congress 261

2. The Formation of Tickets 267

3. The Canvass: Radicals Supported by Grant 273

4. The Election 283

CHAPTER XI The Final Act of Reconstruction 288

EPILOGUE

CHAPTER XII Radical Rule and its Overthrow.

1 . Policies and Legislation 295

2. Growth of the Opposition 301

3. Election of 1873 and the End 313

Bibliography 319

Index 321

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