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Supreme Court justice and civil rights advocate

University of Oklahoma’s First African American Admissions Applicant


ca. 1955, Norman, Oklahoma, USA — Mrs. Ada Lois Sipuel Fisher presents her application for admission to the University of Oklahoma to Dr. J.E. Fellows. With her are Amos T. Hall and Thurgood Marshall, an attorney, and civil rights activist who later became the United States’ first African American Supreme Court Justice. Norman, Oklahoma.