Nabrit, James M. (James Madison), 1900-
"American lawyer and academic who while practicing law (1930-36) in Houston, Texas, and serving as a teacher and administrator (1936-60) at Howard University, Washington, D.C., was involved in a number of important civil rights cases; he successfully argued before the U.S. Supreme Court in Bolling v. Sharpe that school segregation was unconstitutional."--Encyclopaedia Britannica Online.
Archival Collections and Reference Resources
- Freedom summer digital collection (Wisconsin Historical Society)
- Southern school news (University of Georgia Libraries)
- William A. Elwood Civil Rights Lawyers Project collection, 1984-1989 (University of Virginia. Library)
- With an Even Hand: Brown vs. Board at Fifty (Library of Congress)