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Harold H. Burton to Earl Warren, May 17, 1954

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Creator:Burton, Harold H. (Harold Hitz), 1888-1964
Title:Harold H. Burton to Earl Warren, May 17, 1954
Date:1954 May 17
Description:

In this letter dated May 17, 1954, Supreme Court Justice Harold H. Burton expresses his support and admiration for Chief Justice Earl Warren and his decision in the Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka case. Justice Burton also shares his joy in being a part of this case.

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Types:Letters (correspondence) | Text
Subjects:Burton, Harold H. (Harold Hitz), 1888-1964 | Warren, Earl, 1891-1974 | Brown, Oliver, 1918- | Discrimination in education--Law and legislation--United States | Discrimination in education--United States | Segregation in education--United States | Segregation in education--Law and legislation--United States | African Americans--Civil rights--History--20th century | Topeka (Kan.). Board of Education--Trials, litigation, etc. | United States. Supreme Court | Judges--United States | Civil rights--United States | Brown, Oliver, 1918- --Trials, litigation, etc. | United States, District of Columbia, Washington, 38.907192, -77.036871
Collection:With an Even Hand: Brown vs. Board at Fifty
Institution:Library of Congress
Contributors:Library of Congress
Original Material:

Forms part of the "With an Even Hand": Brown v. Board at Fifty Collection, Library of Congress, Manuscripts Division, Washington, D.C.

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