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Author Wattley, Cheryl Elizabeth Brown, 1953- author.

Title A step toward Brown v. Board of Education : Ada Lois Sipuel Fisher and her fight to end segregation / Cheryl Elizabeth Brown Wattley.

Publication Info. Norman : University of Oklahoma Press, [2018]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Highland CC Stacks - HCCY-13  E185.97.F46 W38 2018    AVAILABLE
Description xvii, 305 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Originally published: 2014.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Ada Lois's Oklahoma -- Predecessors : the early NAACP school segregation cases -- A "natural" plaintiff courageously steps forward -- The journey to the Supreme Court ruling -- A law school for Ada Lois in just seven days -- Ada Lois's law school on trial -- While Ada Lois fought and waited -- At long last, Ada Lois attends law school -- The legacy of Ada Lois Sipuel Fisher.
Subject Fisher, Ada Lois Sipuel, 1924-1995.
Fisher, Ada Lois Sipuel, 1924-1995. (OCoLC)fst00361336
African Americans -- Oklahoma -- Biography.
Civil rights workers -- Oklahoma -- Biography.
African Americans -- Civil rights.
African American lawyers -- Oklahoma -- Biography.
African American lawyers. (OCoLC)fst00799218
African Americans. (OCoLC)fst00799558
African Americans -- Civil rights. (OCoLC)fst00799575
Civil rights workers. (OCoLC)fst00862721
Oklahoma. (OCoLC)fst01205031
Genre/Form Biography. (OCoLC)fst01423686
Added Title Ada Lois Sipuel Fisher and her fight to end segregation
ISBN 9780806160504 paperback

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