Difference Between Lincoln And Reconstruction

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In this lesson, we learned about the death of Lincoln and the Reconstruction period. Everyone was surprise when Lincoln got re-election in 1864. George McClellan was against Lincoln. McClellan plan was peace (called “Peace plank”) for the Confederate State. However, Lincoln won the race. Lincoln didn’t have time to celebration. A month after Lincoln inauguration, the Civil War was over. Lincoln could finally sleep peaceful, but not for too long. Lincoln was murder at the Ford’s Theater in Washington D.C. John Booth was the one who shot Lincoln in the head. Lincoln was the first president to be assassinated. Booth was killed before standing trail. Andrew Johnson became the next president. Johnson first order of business was the “Reconstruct.”

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