What are carpetbaggers and scalawags?

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What are carpetbaggers and scalawags?

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Carpetbaggers: The term is used for the Northerners who came to the South during the Reconstruction period of 1865-77 after the American Civil War to...

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Reconstruction Period: Goals, Success and Failures

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