United States Fourteenth Amendment & The Civil Rights Act of 1866

An amendment to the Constitution of the United States that granted citizenship and equal rights, both civil and legal, to African Americans and slaves who had been emancipated by the thirteenth amendment.

Source material

National Archives Center for Legislative Archives

Details

Committee records retrieved on-site at the National Archives Center for Legislative Archives

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