Briggs vs. Elliott, 1949-1950

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Catalogue Reference: Briggs vs. Elliott

Coverage From: 1949-11-11

Coverage To: 1950-05-17

SCDAH Description

Title: Briggs vs. Elliott, 1949-1950

Identifier: BriggsElliott

Creating Agency: Clarendon County Board of Education


Date of Creation: 1949-1950

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Description: Petition to the Clarendon County Board of Education and Federal District Court filings regarding the segregation and unequal treatment of African-American schoolchildren. Digitized from the original documents held by the SCDAH. The Briggs vs. Elliot case was submitted to the federal district court in Charleston on May 17, 1950. The case was eventually consolidated before the United States Supreme Court into Brown vs. Board of Education of Topeka.

Record Group Title: Clarendon County

Record Group Identifier: 14

Archives Series Title: Complaints files, 1948-1951

Archives Series Number: L14167

Format(s) Type: image

Format Details: .tif


Subject(s): Briggs

Subject(s): Elliott

Subject(s): Court

Subject(s): Board of Education

Subject(s): Segregation

Subject(s): Clarendon County

Rights Holder: None

Access Rights: Public Domain

Briggs vs. Elliott, 1949-1950

Object Type: Record

In Collection: Complaints Files, 1948-1951

Briggs vs. Elliott, 1949-1950
Briggs vs. Elliott, 1949-1950