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Supreme Court justice and civil rights advocate

Thurgood Marshall 1990

Associate Justice of the United States Supreme Court Thurgood Marshall poses for a photo during a photo-op at the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington

11 Sep 1990, Washington, DC, USA — Associate Justice of the United States Supreme Court Thurgood Marshall poses for a photo during a photo-op at the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington, D.C. on Tuesday, September 11, 1990. Marshall, the first African-American to serve as Associate Justice, was appointed in 1967 by U.S. President Lyndon B. Johnson.