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The Reconstruction amendments added the 13th, 14th, and 15th amendments to the Constitution. Among other things, these amendments freed the slaves, gave them equal protection under Federal Laws, and gave them the right to vote.

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slavery was abolished and voting rights were extended to all male citizens..


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Which of these gave freedom citizenship and voting rights to African Americans after the Civil War?

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