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They did not support the Reconstruction Act of 1867. As a result, most of the delegates were Republicans. Out of a total of 1,000 delegates at the conventions, about one-sixth were carpetbaggers. The majority of delegates were scalawags, and 265 were African Americans. In Louisiana and South Carolina, blacks were a majority of the delegates. But in most states, they made up only 10 to 20 percent of the members of the conventions. More than 80 of the black delegates had been slaves before the Civil War.
Didn’t we clear the land and raise de crops. . ” A few blacks occupied the plantations of their former masters and started to farm the land on their own. In 1865, Congress set up the National Freedmen’s Savings and Trust Company. Many African Americans put their savings into the bank, which opened local offices across the South. Some black farmers joined together to raise as much as $5,000 to buy land. White Southerners refused to sell any land to African Americans, however, afraid that they might become too successful.
In the fall of that year, voters in the South elected delegates to constitutional conventions. More than a quarter of the elected delegates were black. : T H E U N I O N L E AG U E Since African Americans had received the vote, they wanted to learn about political issues. Many of them joined Union League clubs. The Union League was founded in Pennsylvania during the Civil War to support the Northern war effort. After the war, Union League clubs were formed in the South by the Republican Party to persuade members to support Republicans.