Summary: The Freedmen's Bureau

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From this book I obtained information on The Freedmen’s Bureau. In March the Bureau was established to do wonderful things for the economy and its people. The Bureau was mainly to help the poor whites and blacks. The Bureau gave food to the hungry, medicine to the sick, and it even established schools for people who lacked education. Jobs were even provided to people who were out of work especially people with families. The Bureau was very successful at first. However, it did have a setback when President Johnson vetoed it because he thought that it was unconstitutional. However he failed to stop the miraculous things that the agency was doing for former
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