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United States Supreme Court Justices

23 Oct 1967, Washington, DC, USA --- Members of the United States Supreme Court. The Court's newest member, Thurgood Marshall (top right), is the first African American to sit on the high tribunal. The justices are (back to front, seated): John Marshall Harlan, Hugo LaFayette Black, Earl Warren, William O. Douglas, and William J. Brennan Jr. Standing (back to front): Abe Fortas, Potter Stewart, Byron R. White, and Thurgood Marshall.

23 Oct 1967, Washington, DC, USA — Members of the United States Supreme Court. The Court’s newest member, Thurgood Marshall (top right), is the first African American to sit on the high tribunal. The justices are (back to front, seated): John Marshall Harlan, Hugo LaFayette Black, Earl Warren, William O. Douglas, and William J. Brennan Jr. Standing (back to front): Abe Fortas, Potter Stewart, Byron R. White, and Thurgood Marshall.