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[Press photographs related to confirmation hearings of Supreme Court Justices Thurgood Marshall and Clarence Thomas, 1962-1991] [Decimalized .01-.13]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09741 Author/Creator: Place Written: s.l. Type: Header Record Date: 1962-1991 Pagination: 13 items

Summary of Content: Collection of press photographs related to Supreme Court Justices Thurgood Marshall and Clarence Thomas dated 1962-1991. Consists of 13 wirephotos, telephotos, laserphotos related to the nomination and confirmation hearings for each justice. Photographs related to Thomas also include in particular cover scenes during the testimony of Anita Hill, a University of Oklahoma law professor who accused Thomas of sexual harassment.

People: Biden, Joseph R., 1942-
Bush, George H.W., 1924-2018
Evans, Regina, fl. 1991
Hill, Anita, 1956-
Marshall, John William, 1958-
Marshall, Thurgood, 1908-1993
Marshall, Thurgood, Jr., 1956-
Martin, B.J., fl. 1991
Stremlan, Theresa, fl. 1991
Suyat Marshall, Cecilia, 1928-
Thomas, Clarence, 1948-

Historical Era: 1945 to the Present

Subjects: AbortionActivismAfrican American HistoryAfrican Americans in GovernmentChildren and FamilyCivil RightsConstitutionEqualityHumor and SatireJudgesJudiciaryNominationProtestsRace discriminationSexual assaultSupreme CourtSupreme CourtWomen's HistoryWomen's Rights

Sub Era: The Civil Rights Movement

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