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Morgan v. Virginia (1946)

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Creator:Catsam, Derek C.
Title:Morgan v. Virginia (1946)
Date:1946
Description:

Entry on Morgan v. Virginia, in which the U.S. Supreme Court struck down Virginia's law requiring racial segregation in interstate public transportation in 1946. Includes photographs, a brief list of suggested readings, a sound recording, video recording, and a timeline.

Types:Text | Image | Sound | MovingImage | InteractiveResource
Subjects:Morgan, Irene--Trials, litigation, etc. | African American civil rights workers--Virginia | Civil rights workers--Virginia | Buses--Virginia | Race discrimination--Virginia | Race relations | Virginia--Race relations--History--20th century | Segregation--Virginia | Segregation in transportation--Law and legislation | Virginia
Collection:Encyclopedia Virginia
Institution:Virginia Foundation for the Humanities
Contributors:Virginia Foundation for the Humanities
Online Publisher:Charlottesville, Va. : Virginia Foundation for the Humanities | 2011
Persistent Link to Item:http://www.encyclopediavirginia.org/Morgan_v_Virginia