Separate Is Not Equal - Brown v. Board of Education

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Segregated America
The Battleground
Legal Campaign
Five Communities Change a Nation
  • Clarendon County, SC
  • Topeka, Kansas
  • Farmville, Virginia
  • New Castle County, DE
  • Washington, DC
The Decision
Brief submitted to the Supreme Court

Brief submitted to the Supreme Court

The Supreme Court chose to combine Bolling v. Sharpe with the other segregated schooling cases in October 1952.
(Courtesy of National Association for the Advancement of Colored People)

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