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Ever wondered when enslavement ended? Who was the first African-American woman to receive a PhD? Timelines are a great way to find out this information. 
  1. Enslavement and Abolition Movement
  2. Reconstruction
  3. Jim Crow Era
  4. The Civil Rights Movement

Enslavement and Abolition Movement

Since slavery and the abolition movement existed at the same time, there are specific timelines listed that outline key laws, decades and other important moments of this period. 


Key events that occurred during the Reconstruction Period

Jim Crow Era

 Key events of the Jim Crow Era 

The Civil Rights Movement

 Key moments of the Civil Rights Movement 

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