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Missouri Digital Heritage :: Divided Loyalties Opening Exhibit :: Divided Loyalties Audio Tour :: Panel 34 - Missouri's 1875 Constitution - (The End of Radical Power)
Despite the social upheaval of the Civil War, Missouri politics soon returned to something very similar to pre-war status. Even though the Radical Republicans had taken drastic steps to disenfranchise Southern sympathizers, by 1873 all but one of the statewide elected officials were Democrats.
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