What Is The Compromise Of 1877?

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The Compromise of 1877 was an assumed upon agreement to settle the presidential election of 1876. The election was between Rutherford B. Hayes and Samuel J. Tilden, in which Tilden won the popular vote. The agreement was between the Republican and Democrat leaders of the time and removed all union troops from the south and settled the dispute for office. This agreement finally ended the battle between the north and south and allowed the two parties to make plans to rebuild the south. The text says that, "The Radical Republican vision, emphasizing racial justice, equal civil and political right guaranteed by the Fourteenth and Fifteenth Amendments, and a new southern economy organized around independent small farmers, never enjoyed the support
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