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    Brown v. Board of Education

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Court Decisions

Briggs v. Elliott (1)
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of South Carolina
June 23, 1951 (PDF, 102 KB)

Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka
U.S. District Court, Kansas
August 3, 1951 (PDF, 37 KB)

Davis v. County School Board of Prince Edward County
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Virginia
March 7, 1952 (PDF, 41 KB)

Briggs v. Elliott (2)
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of South Carolina
March 13, 1952 (PDF, 36 KB)

Belton (Bulah) v. Gebhart
Supreme Court of Delaware
August 28, 1952 (PDF, 88 KB)

Brown v. Board of Education
U.S. Supreme Court
May 17, 1954 (PDF, 41 KB)

Bolling v. Sharpe
U.S. Supreme Court
May 17, 1954 (PDF, 15 KB)

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...