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Ramsey Library logo, containing a blue drawing of the library doors, stylized to resemble books.Supreme Court Justice Thurgood Marshall 

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Marshall (1908 - 1993) was a lawyer, civil rights activist, and the first African American member of the Supreme Court of the United States (1967–91).

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Africana Studies

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