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Before Brown: Heman Marion Sweatt, Thurgood Marshall, and the long road to justice

Before Brown

Publication Type:

Book

Source:

Jess and Betty Jo Hay series, University of Texas Press, Volume 1st, Austin, p.354 (2010)

Call Number:

Cubb LC212.722 .T4 L38 2010

URL:

http://searchworks.stanford.edu/view/8719262

Keywords:

1889-1969--Trials, 1908-1993, 1912-1982, 1912-1982--Trials, African American college students--Texas--Biography, African Americans--Legal status, African Americans--Texas--Biography, etc, etc.--Texas--History--20th century, Heman Marion, laws, litigation, Marshall, Painter, Segregation in higher education--Texas--History--20th century, Sweatt, Texas--Race relations--History--20th century, Theophilus S. (Theophilus Shickel), Thurgood, University of Texas at Austin--History--20th century

Publication Language:

eng

Notes:

"In this engrossing, well-researched book, Gary M. Lavergne tell the fascinating story of Heman Sweatt's struggle for justice and how it became a milestone for the civil rights movement."