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Thurgood Marshall

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Creator:United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
Title:Thurgood Marshall

Concerns Marshall's activities with the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. Background investigations were conducted in connection with his appointment as a Federal Judge and a Supreme Court Justice.

"Thurgood Marshall (July 2, 1908-January 24, 1993) was an American jurist and the first African American to serve on the Supreme Court of the United States. Prior to being a jurist, he was a lawyer who was best remembered for his high success rate in arguing before the Supreme Court and for his victory in the Brown v. Board of Education case." From: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thurgood_Marshall

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Types:Federal government records | Text
Subjects:Marshall, Thurgood, 1908-1993 | National Association for the Advancement of Colored People | Civil rights--United States | Civil rights movements--United States | African Americans--Civil rights--United States | Civil rights workers--United States | African American civil rights workers--United States | Governmental investigations--United States | Employee screening--Washington (D.C.) | Judges--United States | African American judges--United States | United States. Supreme Court--Officials and employees | Courts of last resort--Officials and employees | Courts--Officials and employees | African American lawyers--United States | Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka | Washington (D.C.) | Baltimore (Md.)
Collection:FBI Freedom of Information Act Collection
Institution:Federal Bureau of Investigation
Contributors:United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
Online Publisher:[Washington, D.C.] : Federal Bureau of Investigation | 2000/9999
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