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 ...
The story of Brown v. Board of Education, which ended legal segregation in
public schools, is one of hope and courage. When the people agreed to be
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 Brown
(Note: Some of the case information is from Patterson, James T. Brown v. Board
of Education: A Civil Rights Milestone and Its Troubled Legacy. Oxford University
Brown History and Background. Brown v. Board of Education was actually a
consolidation of cases from five jurisdictions: Brown v. Board of Education (
SUPREME COURT OF THE UNITED STATES. Brown v. Board of Education, 347
U.S. 483 (1954) (USSC+). Argued December 9, 1952. Reargued December 8 ...
In the Kansas case, Brown v. Board of Education, the plaintiffs are Negro children
of elementary school age residing in Topeka. They brought this action in the ...
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document info... Citation: Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka, Opinion; May
17, 1954; Records of the Supreme Court of the United States; Record Group 267;