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Justice Thurgood Marshall

Posted by Library Blog on 04/16/2008 at 12:00 AM

Justice Thurgood Marshall served on the U.S. Supreme Court from 1967 - 1991.  Prior to serving on the Court, he was counsel for the NAACP, a judge on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, and a U.S. solicitor general.  Of interest in the Law Library’s collection is Supreme Justice: Speeches and Writings: Thurgood Marshall edited by J. Clay Smith, Jr. (KF213. M37 S87 2003).  This is a compilation of his public presentations, writings, speeches, and interviews spanning over seven decades from the 1930s to the early 1990s.  Books authored by noted constitutional law scholar Mark V. Tushnet about Thurgood Marshall include Making Civil Rights Law: Thurgood Marshall and the Supreme Court, 1936 - 1961 (KF4775 .T87 1994) and Making Constitutional Law: Thurgood Marshall and the Supreme Court, 1961 - 1991 (KF8745 .M34 T87 1997).

To locate additional titles on Justice Marshall available in the Law Library’s collection, search the Library WebCatalog by subject: Marshall, Thurgood.