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January 18, 1867

After the Northerners helped the black population of the south, they did not expect the sudden influx of disappointed African Americans to the North looking for more help. "Waste" comes from the Southerners mad that the workforce is leaving and being…

February 7, 1867

There was a disconnection of trade and transport between the city of Washington and the other cities the railroad would connect to after the bridge over the Potomac river was destroyed. After the decision to remodel and rebuild was made, decisions on…

February 8, 1867

There was a disconnection of trade and transport between the city of Washington and the other cities the railroad would connect to after the bridge over the Potomac river was destroyed. After the decision to remodel and rebuild was made, decisions on…

February 12, 1867

Final preparations for the Chesapeake and Ohio railroad were finally being processed through the Virginia Congress. With some minor debate in obligations to the construction of the railroad, the railroad is hoped to bring success. All men of the…

February 16, 1867

Yet another delay has been created while trying to pass the bill for incorporating the Chesapeake and Ohio Company to complete the railroad. A new bill was introduced adding on to the previous, only this time including the authorization to contract…

March 30, 1867

The use of the Canal and the source of income it brings to the city of Richmond is underappreciated. The new administration of the board that runs the canal sets out to change this and bring in the public support so the canal will continue to…

April 1, 1867

The Intercontinental Railroad (Union Pacific Railway) is under construction on both ends. The western front had to employ even more employees for construction through the Rocky Mountains which surpasses the number of employees they originally thought…

April 17, 1867

Richmond and Virginia are struggling in the industry business and making a profit. All the resources are available, and that is why the people of Virginia are trying to figure out the best method of dividing up land to find better ways to prosper.

April 24, 1867

The Danville Extension has received poor responses from the House and good responses from the Senate, only exemplifying more so the conflict of interests within the Government.

May 21, 1867

Under the law, it is guaranteed now that black and white men will be equals.However, this does not mean that white men and black men belong together in society.By no means will everyone now be welcome everywhere.If the black men have any self-respect…
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