In 1876 , three Southern States were disputed during the Presidential election, a winner could not be decided ---
so there was deal or a compromise between the republican and democrats
1. *Republicans agreed to Democrats controlling the South and Removal of all federal troops from southern states.*
This would bring *formal end to reconstruction*
2. *Democrats agreed to to the Republican candidate Rutherford Hayes to be the winner and become the president* .
3.*Democrats agreed for equal rights for Blacks*