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Amendments To The US Constitution
XV Amendment to the ConstitutionThe Fifteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution, ratified and enacted in early spring, 1870, gave male citizens the right to vote regardless of race, color, or previous condition of servitude.
Source:LII - Cornell Law School
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.
The Congress shall have power to enforce this article by appropriate legislation.
Source: LII- Cornel Law School
Student Resources for Studying the 15th AmendmentGrant and the 15th Amendment
This letter from Ulysses S. Grant was delivered to the House and the U.S. Senate on March 30, 1870
Source: National Parks Service
Voting Time - A Lesson Plan
This lesson plan acquaints students with the rules related to voting as a U.S. citizen and a resident of the state of New Jersey.
Source: New Jersey State Legislature
The Fifteenth Amendment in Flesh and Blood- PDF Format
Source: Black Americans in Congress
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