Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka, 347 U.S. 483 (1954), was a landmark
United States .... Linda Brown Thompson later recalled the experience in a 2004
PBS documentary: ... well. like I say, we l...
Apr 2, 2014 ... On Biography.com, learn more about Linda Brown and her association with the
case Brown v. Board of ... Linda Brown was born on February 20, 1942, in
Topeka, Kansas. Because she was ... MORE STORIES FROM BIO.
Apr 21, 2014 ... Linda Brown had to walk one mile to Monroe Elementary School for African ...
Stories by Timothy M. Phelps, "The Legacy of Brown vs. Board ...
Jun 29, 1998 ... In Topeka, Kansas, a black third-grader named Linda Brown had to walk one
mile through a railroad switchyard to get to her black elementary ...
Linda Brown and her Sister Walking to School, Topeka, Kansas, March 1953. ...
On May 17, 1954, the Supreme Court ruled on Oliver Brown et al. v. the Board of
The landmark case was Brown v. ... Oliver and Linda Brown ... Oliver Brown of
Topeka, Kansas, an African American man whose daughter Linda ... Stories to
Jul 4, 2013 ... Desegregating U.S. schools – Linda Brown, 9, walks past Sumner Elementary
School in Topeka, Kansas, in 1953. Her enrollment in the ...
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 ...
The story behind the case, including that of the 1951 trial in a Kansas courtroom,
... Segregated Monroe Elementary, the school attended by Linda Brown.
In 1948, Esther Brown, a 30-year-old Jewish housewife in Merriam, Kansas (a
suburb ... Oliver Brown and his daughter, Linda, are remembered today, while the