The 15th Amendment to the US Constitution

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Historical Context Note

It guarantees the right to vote regardless of race, color, or previous condition of servitude.
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Editors. "The 15th Amendment to the US Constitution". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 March 2010
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