Archives of Maryland
(Biographical Series)

Thurgood Marshall (1908-1993)
MSA SC 3520-2085


Articles -

Kuebler, Edward J.  "Desegregation of the University of Maryland."  Maryland Historical Magazine 71, (1976) 37-49.

Thompson, Garland L.  "The Most Important Lawyer of the 20th Century." The Baltimore Sun, 30 June 1991.

Denniston, Lyle.  "Marshall resigns from Supreme Court:  Human touch--and faith in Constitution."  The Baltimore Sun, 28 June 1991.

-----.  "Marshall resigns from Supreme Court:  Court's last liberal, only black retires."  The Baltimore Sun, 28 June 1991.

Birch, Doug.  "Baltimore upbringing fueled Marshall's outrage against racism."  The Baltimore Sun, 28 June 1991.

"Thurgood Marshall profile."  The Baltimore Sun, 28 June, 1991.

Watson, Denton L.  "Frustrations that Overcame Marshall." The Baltimore Sun, 1 July 1991.

"Thurgood Marshall, Retired Justice, Dies; Unyielding Defender of Individual Rights."  The Washington Post, 25 January 1993.

"Thurgood Marshall statue to be erected in Annapolis."  The Baltimore Sun, 12 April 1994.

"Baltimore Lawyers and Judges of the 20th Century; Celebration of the Mitchell Courthouse Centennial:
        Thurgood Marshall."  The Daily Record, 23 September 2000.

"Justice's family to back BWI renaming." The Baltimore Sun, 28 March 2005.

"To honor Justice Marshall, BWI will add his name." The Baltimore Sun, 11 May 2005.

"BWI One Step Closer to Changing Its Name." The Washington Post, 11 May 2005.

"Final approval given to adding Marshall name to BWI." The Baltimore Sun, 1 September 2005.

"BWI to Add Marshall, Over Schaefer's Objection." The Wasington Post, 1 September 2005.

"BWI Thurgood Marshall logo unveiled at airport." The Baltimore Sun, 28 September 2005.

"Civil rights pioneer's legacy takes flight at BWI Airport." The Baltimore Sun, 30 September 2005.

"Episcopalians Weigh Sainthood for Marshall." The Washington Post, 27 January 2006.

Books -

Aldred, Lisa.  Thurgood Marshall:  Supreme Court Justice.  New York:  Chelsea House Publishers, 1990.

Bland, Randal W.  Private Pressure on Public Law: The Legal Career of Justice Thurgood Marshall.  New York: Associated Faculty Press, 1973.

Davis, Michael D.  Thurgood Marshall: Warrior at the Bar, Rebel on the Bench.  New York:  Carol Publishing Group, 1992.

Eisenberg, Gerson G.  Marylanders Who Served the Nation.  Annapolis:  The Maryland State Archives, 1992.

Goldman, Roger.  Thurgood Marshall: Justice For All.  New York:  Carroll and Graf Publishers, 1993.

Histories of the Bench and Bar of Baltimore City.  Baltimore:  Baltimore Courthouse and Law Museum Foundation, 1997.

Kluger, R.  Simple JusticeThe History of Brown v. Board of Education and Black America's Struggle for Equality.  1976.
        Special ed., New York:  Gryphon, 1994.

Rowan, Carl Thomas.  Dream Makers, Dream Breakers:  The World of Justice Thurgood Marshall.  Boston: Little, Brown & Co., 1993.

Shnayerson, Robert.  The Illustrated History of the Supreme Court of the United States.  New York:  Harry N. Abrams, Inc., 1986.

Williams, Juan.  Thurgood Marshall: American Revolutionary.  New York:  Times Books, 1998.

Web sources -

Maryland Public Television.  "Color at the Bar:  The Rise of African-Americans in the Maryland Legal System."

University v. Murray, 169 Md. 478 (1936)

From Segregation to Integration: The Donald Murray Case, 1935-1937

Reference Materials prepared for the Consideration of the Commission on the Thurgood Marshall Memorial Statue in Annapolis

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