The Supreme Court issued its decision in Brown v. Board of Education on May 17, 1954.
Please take a few minutes to view the library’s atrium display commemorating the 60th anniversary of the Brown decision. This exhibit includes historical images and highlights some of the library’s print materials related to Brown. There are also numerous digital resources that may be of interest, including:
- History of Brown v. Board of Education (U.S. Courts Website)
- The Road to Brown (Video, available to GMUSL patrons)
- Brown v. Board of Education Historical Site (National Park Service)
- Documented Rights (National Archives)