April 11, 2019 / Modified apr 12, 2019 3:46 p.m.

Reconstruction: America After the Civil War Part 2

Explore the rise of Jim Crow and the undermining of Reconstruction’s legal and political legacy.

Explore 1877-1896, with the rise of Jim Crow and the undermining of Reconstruction’s legal and political legacy. Southern sharecropping, convict leasing, disfranchisement and lynchings drew a “color line” limiting opportunities and destroying lives.

Reconstruction: America After the Civil War, Tuesday at 9 p.m. on PBS 6.

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