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This Day in Georgia History

December 05, 1877

Voters Approved 1877 Constitution

Georgia voters approved the Constitution of 1877 - sometimes known as Georgia’s “Redeemer Constitution” - by a vote of 110,442 to 40,947. This marked the final nail in the coffin of Reconstruction.

To view the Constitution of 1877, see the Georgia Archives