In Topeka, Kansas in the 1950s, schools were segregated by race. Each day,
Mother (Nettie Hunt) and daughter (Nickie) sit on steps of the Supreme Court
building on May 18, 1954, the day following the Court's historic decision in
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The American system of
(Note: Some of the case information is from Patterson, James T.
Overview: One of the most historical court cases especially in terms of education
View this case and other resources at: Citation. 347 U.S.483, 74 S. Ct. 686, 98 L.
Ed. 873, 1954 U.S. 2094. Brief Fact
The 1954 United States Supreme Court decision in Oliver L.
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