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James Nabritt: 1950 ca. | by Washington Area Spark
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James Nabritt: 1950 ca.

James Nabritt Jr., the attorney for the Consolidated Parents Group that filed the Bolling v. Sharpe case that resulted in desegregation of DC public schools, is shown in a photograph circa 1950.

 

He was a protégé of Thurgood Marshall and a student of Charles Hamilton Houston who later served as president of Howard University.

 

For more information and related images, see www.flickr.com/gp/washington_area_spark/564wW3

 

Read the story of of DC desegregation from the pickets to the courts: washingtonspark.wordpress.com/2015/08/20/dcs-fighting-bar...

 

Photo by Addison N. Scurlock. Courtesy of the Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of American History: Archives Center.

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Taken circa 1950