BLACK PEOPLE BECOME AMERICANS

1865 RECONSTRUCTION ADMENMENTS

DESEGEGRATION OF THE COUNTRY

1948 DESEGRATION MILITARY

SEPERATE BUT EQUAL

1896 PLESSEY V FERGUSON

1952-1955 BROWN V BOARD OF EDUCATION

BLACK MONDAY

DESEGEGRATION IN NORTH CAROLINA

AUGUST 1954-1966 PEARSALL

  • 1964 Federal Civil Rights Act, contained a provision prohibiting discrimination in public education, declared the Pearsall Plan unconstitutional in 1966.

  • Godwin v. Johnston County Board of Education (1969) ruled the Pearsall Plan unconstitutional.

DESEGEGRATION IN FORSYTH COUNTY

JULY 1955 BOARD OF EDUCATION + WSFC