Reconstruction And Black Suffrage

Author: Robert Michael Goldman
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And, as Robert Goldman shows, both events have much to tell us about an America that was still deeply divided over the status of blacks during the Reconstruction era. Goldman deftly highlights the cases of United States v.

Justice Of Shattered Dreams

Author: Michael Anthony Ross
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10. United States v. Cruikshank, 92 U.S. 542, 553-6 (1875); The Civil Rights
Cases, 109 U.S. 3 (1883). 11. For a more detailed description of the tragic events
in Grant Parish, see Robert M. Goldman, Reconstruction and Black Suffrage:
Losing the Vote in Reese and Cruikshank (Lawrence, Kans., 2001), 44— 59; Joel
M. Sipress, "From the Barrel of a Gun: The Politics of Murder in Grant Parish,
Louisiana History 42 (2001): 303-21. 12. United States v. Cruikshank, 92 U.S, at
554. 13.

A Rift In The Clouds

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Garner failed to pay a “capitation tax” to vote. He accused the election officials of
allowing whites to pay the tax at the polls, but of denying this privilege to those
blacks who, like himself, had failed to pay earlier but were willing to do so at the
polls as well. 37. U.S. v. Reese, 92 U.S. 214 (1876). 38. Explanations of U.S. v.
Reese can be found in Robert M. Goldman, Reconstruction and Black Suffrage:
Losing the Vote in Reese and Cruikshank (Lawrence: University Press of Kansas
, ...

Firearms Law And The Second Amendment

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defense team in Cruikshank were former U.S. Supreme Court Justice John
Campbell, and U.S. Senator Reverdy Johnson, an ardent opponent of
Reconstruction and the Fourteenth Amendment. The Cruikshank decision was
announced ... of voting rights for blacks. In tandem, Reese and Cruikshank
significantly curtailed congressional power under the Fourteenth Amendment.
See Robert M. Goldman, Reconstruction and Black Suffrage: Losing the Vote in
Reese & Cruikshank (2001).

Rethinking The Judicial Settlement Of Reconstruction

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198 Why would these delegates fear federal intervention if Cruikshank, Reese,
and the settlement of the 1876 election marked the end of Reconstruction? And
then too, how can the rebound in federal rights enforcement between 1880 and
1885 be explained? 5 A Surviving Sectional Context, 1876–1891 A half-century
ago, the. 197 J. Morgan Kousser (2003), “Review of Robert Goldman,
Reconstruction and Black Suffrage: Losing the Vote in Reese and Cruikshank,” H
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Reconstruction A Historical Encyclopedia Of The American Mosaic

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The Right to Vote: Politics and the Passage of the Fifteenth Amendment.
Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 1965. Goldman, Robert M. “A
Free Ballot and a Fair Count”: The Department of Justice and the Enforcement of
Voting Rights in the South, 1877–1893. New York: Fordham University Press,
2001. Goldman, Robert M. Reconstruction and Black Suffrage: Losing the Vote in
Reese and Cruikshank. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 2001. Holt,
Thomas. Black over ...

We Will Be Satisfied With Nothing Less

Author: Hugh Davis
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See Brooks D. Simpson, The Reconstruction Presidents (Lawrence, Kans., 1998)
, 143; Gillette, The Right to Vote, 32–39; and Richard H. Abbott, The Republican
Party and the South, 1855–1877: The First Southern Strategy (Chapel Hill, N.C.,
... La., 1979), 18–19; Robert M. Goldman, Reconstruction and Black Suffrage:
Losing the Vote in Reese and Cruikshank (Lawrence, Kans., 2001), 16–17;
Simpson, The Reconstruction Presidents, 143; Sawrey, Dubious Victory, 114;
Maltz, Civil ...

The Jim Crow Encyclopedia

Author: Nikki L. M. Brown
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Not until the passing of the Civil Rights Acts of 1957 and 1964 would the federal
government again take a direct role in ensuring that blacks were able to exercise
their right to vote. See also Plessy v. Ferguson. Further Readings: Goldman,
Robert M. Reconstruction and Black Suffrage: Losing the Vote in Reese and
Cruikshank. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 2001; Kahn, Ronald, and Ken
I. Kersch. The Supreme Court And American Political Development. Lawrence:
University ...

The Routledge History Of Nineteenth Century America

Author: Jonathan Daniel Wells
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Cruikshank, 92 U.S. 545 (1876); United States v. Reese, 92 U.S. 214 (1876). See
also Robert M. Goldman, Reconstruction and Black Suffrage: Losing the Vote in
Reese & Cruikshank (Lawrence, KS, 2001). Michael Les Benedict, “Preserving
Federalism: Reconstruction and the Waite Court,” Supreme Court Review (1978),
39–79; Pamela Brandwein, Rethinking the Judicial Settlement of Reconstruction
(Ann Arbor, MI, 2014). See also Paul Kens, The Supreme Court under Morrison R
.

Encyclopedia Of The Reconstruction Era A L

Author: Richard Zuczek
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Further Reading: Foner, Eric. Reconstruction: America's Unfinished Revolution,
1863-1877. New York: Harper and Row, 1988; Gillette, William. The Right to Vote
: Politics and the Passage of the Fifteenth Amendment. Baltimore, MD: Johns
Hopkins University Press, 1965; Goldman, Robert M. Reconstruction and Black
Suffrage: Losing the Vote in Reese & Cruikshank. Lawrence: University Press of
Kansas, 2001; Kaczorowski. Robert J. The Politics of Judicial Interpretation: The
Federal ...