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Linda Brown


Linda Brown may refer to: Linda Brown, daughter of the plaintiff in Brown v. Board of Education. Linda Brown, British singer.

Linda Brown - Civil Rights Activist - Biography.com


Apr 2, 2014 ... On Biography.com, learn more about Linda Brown and her association with the case Brown v. ... Board of Education'; Life After Historic Case.

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


Apr 21, 2014 ... Linda Brown had to walk one mile to Monroe Elementary School for African Americans through a switchyard. Sumner Elementary ... So Mr. Brown filed a court case along with other violated African Americans. .... Brown Family ...

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


Linda Brown's parents filed a lawsuit to force the schools to admit her to the nearby, but ... The Brown family lawyers argued that segregation by law implied that ...

Interview with Linda Brown Smith


Oct 26, 1985 ... Linda Brown Smith: I remember my father as being a very strong man, a very family-oriented man, and this led him to become a part of the ...

Linda Brown Profiles | Facebook


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People & Events: Brown v. Board of Education - PBS


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 Ed is decided - May 17, 1954 - HISTORY.com


However, in the case of Linda Brown, the white school she attempted to attend was .... of the fabulously wealthy Hearst family publishing empire, months earlier,  ...

Brown v Board of Education of Topeka: An Account


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

Esther Brown and Oliver Brown: The story of the two Browns in ...


In 1948, Esther Brown, a 30-year-old Jewish housewife in Merriam, Kansas (a ... Oliver Brown and his daughter, Linda, are remembered today, while the ... even though the family lived only seven blocks from an all-white elementary school.

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The Legacy Of Brown V. Board - CBS News


May 16, 2004 ... Linda Brown stands in front of the Sumner School in Topeka, Kan., in this ... Brown family: A blessing because the family helped change history; ...

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


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 (Kansas)


As a third-grader, Linda Brown had to walk a mile to get to school, including crossing a railroad switchyard. She lived about seven blocks from an all-white ...