Authors

Lauren H. Sobotka '15, Gettysburg College

Document Type

Student Research Paper

Date of Creation

Spring 2015

Department

History

Abstract

With the end of the Civil War, came a number of unanswered questions Reconstruction would attempt to answer for the South. While the South underwent economic, political and social changes for a short period, old traditions continued to persist resulting in racist sentiment.

Comments

This paper was written for HIST 339: Old South to New South, Spring 2015.