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The Montgomery Bus Boycott

Aurelia S. Browder, et al. v. W.A. Gayle, et al. was the landmark court case that accompanied the Montgomery Bus Boycott and led to the Supreme Court decision declaring segregated buses to be unconstitutional. Although not a listed plaintiff, Rosa Parks' police report, fingerprints, and bus diagram were exhibits in the case.

Subject

African Americans | Boycotts--Alabama

Creator

Records of District Courts of the United States,
Record Group 21

Source

Montgomery Civil Case Files, 1938-1957

Date

December 1955 - June 1956

Rights

National Archives at Atlanta

Format

Textual Document, 12 pages

Identifier

National Archives Identifier 279205

Coverage

Montgomery (Ala.)

Original Format

Paper
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