from Lincoln: A Photobiography
Reconstruction: Lincoln's Plan (p. 777)
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During his presidency, Lincoln worked on a plan called Reconstruction, or the rebuilding of the South. When Lincoln was killed, Andrew Johnson became president and tried to carry out Lincoln's plan. Find out more about Lincoln's plan for Reconstruction. What does the plan tell you about the vision Lincoln had for the country?