Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka, 347 U.S. 483 (1954), was a landmark United States Supreme Court case in which the Court declared state laws ...
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
On May 17, 1954 the United States Supreme Court handed down its ruling in the
landmark case of
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
(Note: Some of the case information is from Patterson, James T.
Oyez. Chicago-Kent College of Law at Illinois Tech, n.d. Oct 4, 2015. <https:// www.oyez.org/cases/1940-1955/347us483>. Chicago-Kent College of Law at ...