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Presidential Reconstruction
Congressional Reconstruction
Appoint a provisional governor
Radical Republicans of congress opposed
Lincoln's and Johnson's plan
All but the confederate leaders were
pardoned if they took oath of allegiance.
State must write new constitution
including three items:
1. renounce secession
2. abolish slavery
3. cancel all war debt
Johnson's plan pardoned confederate leaders
and allowed then to be leaders again in gov't
Angered by Johnson's pardons
Believed South should be punished
Congress ordered military occupation of
the South
South had to ratify 14th amendment to
regain statehood. The amendment
guaranteed citizenship rights of African