freedom slaves and after reconstruction
Please answer the following question in a well-thought-out and organized essay. A successful answer will include MULTIPLE evidences/examples from the textbook, lecture notes, and/or the document reader where relevant. Remember to not only provide specific examples that support your argument/ thesis examples but also explain how those examples support your argument/thesis. (Around 50-550 words)
In 1865, former Confederate general Robert Richardson remarked that â€œthe emancipated slaves own nothing, because nothing but freedom has been given to them.â€ Explain whether this would be an accurate assessment twelve years later (after Reconstruction).
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