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13 Th 14 Th And 15 Th Amendments Essay

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13th, 14th, and 15th Amendments

The thirteenth amendment formally abolished the institution of slavery, and gave congress the power to enforce it. The thirteenth amendment was necessary because even though the Emancipation Proclamation declared slaves in the south to be freed, the southern states refused to free them, and the amendment encompassed the entire U.S. and ...

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