Thurgood Marshall Nomination to the U.S. Supreme Court

A portion of a June 1967 Universal Newsreel about the nomination of civil rights lawyer Thurgood Marshall to the U.S. Supreme Court shows… read more

A portion of a June 1967 Universal Newsreel about the nomination of civil rights lawyer Thurgood Marshall to the U.S. Supreme Court shows various clips of Mr. Marshall, including with President Lyndon Johnson. President Johnson announced the nomination of the first black man to sit on the Court on June 13, 1967, following the retirement of Justice Tom C. Clark. close

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Thurgood Marshall Nomination to the U.S. Supreme Court

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Program ID:
72129-1
Category:
Vignette
Format:
Vignette
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Sep 29, 2012
Last Aired:
Sep 30, 2012

Airing Details

  • Sep 29, 2012 | 9:46pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 30, 2012 | 1:45am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 30, 2012 | 2:46pm EDT | C-SPAN 3