@ United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
DescriptionConcerns 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_MarshallThe Civil Rights Digital Library received support from a National Leadership Grant for Libraries awarded to the University of Georgia by the Institute of Museum and Library Services for the aggregation and enhancement of partner metadata.