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1871

The Flick Amendment was passed restoring voting rights for ex-Confederates

Other events that happened on or around 1871

1884

Democrat Emanuel Willis Wilson mounted a populist campaign that challenged monopolies and railroads

Other events that happened on or around 1884

1940

Democrat M. M. Neely, with the help of organized labor, fashioned a political machine that impacted state politics for the next two decades.


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