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Oliver Brown (American activist)

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Oliver L. Brown was a plaintiff in the landmark 1954 U.S. Supreme Court case Brown v. ... Brown's daughter Linda, a third grader, had to walk six blocks to her school bus ... Board: Education of...

Linda Brown - Civil Rights Activist - Biography.com

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On Biography.com, learn more about Linda Brown and her association with the case Brown v. ... Synopsis; Early Life and Historic Case; Winning 'Brown v.

The Legacy Of Brown V. Board - CBS News

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May 16, 2004 ... Linda Brown stands in front of the Sumner School in Topeka, Kan., in this .... in American life," reports CBS News Legal Analyst Andrew Cohen.

Brown v. Board of Ed is decided - May 17, 1954 - HISTORY.com

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However, in the case of Linda Brown, the white school she attempted to attend ... The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) took up Linda's cause, and in 1954 Brown v. .... A British Soldier Spared Hitler's Life.

The Brown Sisters | Brown Foundation

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If you are interesting in having Linda and Cheryl come speak at your event, contact the Brown Foundation at 785-235-3939. Linda and Cheryl can be booked  ...

Brown v. Board of Education - PBS

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The landmark case was Brown v. Board of Education, in 1954. Oliver and Linda Brown The case was named after Oliver Brown of Topeka, Kansas, an African ...

Brown v. Board of Education Fast Facts - CNN.com

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Jul 4, 2013 ... Desegregating U.S. schools – Linda Brown, 9, walks past Sumner Elementary ..... 5 photos: Photos: LIFE looks back at the Little Rock Nine.

Interview with Linda Brown Smith

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Oct 26, 1985 ... Linda Brown Smith: At the time the suit was filed, Topeka was uh, .... The Board of Education, it has made an impact in all facets of life for ...

Linda Brown Reopens Her Landmark Case Against Racism : People ...

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Dec 1, 1986 ... It was a cold and bitter wind that blew Linda Brown into the history books 35 ... Life after that did not turn out quite as different as she expected.

Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka (1954) - Infoplease

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Linda Brown, an eight-year-old African-American girl, had been denied permission to attend an elementary school only five blocks from her home in Topeka, ...

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Brown v. Topeka Board of Education | Real History in the Real World

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Apr 21, 2014 ... The Jim Crow Laws were in effect when Linda Brown was but a small child. This law forced African Americans to drink from separate fountains, ...

Early Civil Rights Struggles: Brown v. Board of Education - Watson.org

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Jun 29, 1998 ... In Topeka, Kansas, a black third-grader named Linda Brown had to walk ... elsewhere pervaded many other aspects of life, segregated schools ...

Brown v Board of Education of Topeka: An Account

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Photo by Carl Iwasaki/Time Life Pictures/Getty Images. Brown v. Board ... Segregated Monroe Elementary, the school attended by Linda Brown. Segregation in ...