First black Supreme Court Justice (15 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Lucas Paul Richert (University of Saskatchewan)


Thurgood Marshall was sworn in 2 October as the first black U.S. Supreme Court justice.

Richert, Lucas Paul. "First black Supreme Court Justice". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2008
[, accessed 25 October 2016.]

Related Groups

  1. American Civil-Rights Movement in the 1960s