Accomplishments of Joseph Wheeler, Congressman from Alabama (1880-1900)
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This paper is to be about what General Joseph Wheeler did while in the U.S. House of Representatives that helped North Alabama and Lawrence County.
Thesis: Joseph Wheeler, a Democrat, was first elected to the U.S. House of Representatives in 1880, he served for twenty years as one of the Representative for Alabama. His primary goals were to attempt to bring the North and South back together and help rebuild the economy of the southern states.