15 Amendment to the U.S. Constitution - Proposed February 26, 1869 and Ratified February 3, 1870.

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Title

15 Amendment to the U.S. Constitution - Proposed February 26, 1869 and Ratified February 3, 1870.

Subject

Constitutional Convention; U.S. Constitution; Slavery; Voting

Description

The right of citizens of the United States to vote shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or by any State on account of race, color, or previous condition of servitude...

Creator

U.S. Congress

Source

C#0210

Publisher

Rhode Island State Archives

Date

1869-1870

Rights

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Type

eng

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Citation

U.S. Congress, "15 Amendment to the U.S. Constitution - Proposed February 26, 1869 and Ratified February 3, 1870.," in Virtual Exhibits, Item #1028, http://sos.ri.gov/virtualarchives/items/show/1028 (accessed November 23, 2017).