Thomas J. O'Halloran / U.S. Library of Congress

Thurgood Marshall as an NAACP lawyer

Thurgood Marshall, later the first black Supreme Court justice, is seen here during his days as a lawyer for the NAACP in 1957.

Photo by Thomas J. O'Halloran for U.S. News & World Report. This image is now part of the collections of the U.S. Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division.

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