• Exterior of Brown v. Board of Education NHS, the former Monroe Elementary School, at night.

    Brown v. Board of Education

    National Historic Site Kansas

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Collections

Brown v. Board of Education National Historic Site's collection consists of the items located in the Research Library and a doll used in the Kenneth and Mamie Clark studies which were crucial evidence for the case. Other physical items are limited mainly to documents which are of public record or held in private collections.

Local collections include:

Charles S. Scott, Attorney at the University of Kansas

Court decisions

Did You Know?

Thurgood Marshall

The Brown case was initiated and organized by the NAACP under the leadership of Thurgood Marshall.--Brown v. Board of Education National Historic Site More...