First black Supreme Court Justice (15 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Lucas Paul Richert (University of Saskatchewan)

Context

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

Citation:
Richert, Lucas Paul. "First black Supreme Court Justice". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2008
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=5675, accessed 04 December 2016.]


Related Groups

  1. American Civil-Rights Movement in the 1960s