Thurgood Marshall (Famous Americans)

by Helen Frost

Publisher: Capstone Press

Written in English
Cover of: Thurgood Marshall (Famous Americans) | Helen Frost
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  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Nonfiction,
  • Children: Kindergarten,
  • General,
  • Biography & Autobiography - General
The Physical Object
Number of Pages24
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7894560M
ISBN 100736833773
ISBN 109780736833776

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lawyer and associate justice of the U.S. Supreme Court (–91), b. Baltimore. He received his law degree from Howard Univ. in In he joined the legal staff of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People.

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Thurgood Marshall changed American history by challenging it. In the first half of the twentieth century, African Americans were often treated as second-class citizens and subject to Jim Crow laws, which promoted both racism and segregation.

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His mother, Norma, was a kindergarten teacher. His grandfather was a slave who gained his freedom by escaping from the South during the Civil War. Background. Thoroughgood (Thurgood) Marshall was born July 2,in Baltimore MD, the son of William and Norma Africa Marshall.

He was named Thoroughgood after his maternal great-grandfather who, as a slave, was brought from the Congo (now known as the Republic of Zaire) to America. “To those of use who know that struggle is far from over, history has another lesson.

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