The Brown Quarterly - Archives - Vol. 6-10

A publication of the Brown Foundation for Educational Equity, Excellence and Research to provide access to curricular resources available from national parks.

Vol. 10, no. 2 (Winter 2009) — African American and Women's History Month Issue
Sculpture Honoring Virginia's Heroes of the Civil Rights Movement (Virginia Capitol Square Civil Rights Memorial) | A Personal Perspective (Rowena Sanders Rest Stop Dedicated) | How a Band of High School Students Influenced Desegregation (by Peter McCormick) | Center Section: Kansas School Cases before Brown v. Board of Education, 1881-1949 | About the Artist Stanley Bleifeld | Quilting African American Women’s History: Our Challenges, Creativity and Champions | Teacher Talk: Big Read Program Hosted in Topeka and Shawnee County in February 2009 (To Kill A Mockingbird) | Free Stuff | Book Nook | Spring 2009 Events & Exhibits at Brown v. Board of Education National Historic Site

Vol. 10, no. 1 (Fall 2008) — Hispanic and American Indian Heritage Issue
Race and the American Creed | We Are a People of Our Own: The Black Seminoles | A Personal Perspective (Teresa Cuevas and Lewis J. Johnson) | Mosaic America: Patterns of Racism (by Ida Hickerson) | Center Section: "I will support and defend... — Timeline of Milestones in Federal Politics | Living Up to the Size of His Dreams: Jacoby Ellsbury (by Salena Strate) | Writers Focus on Midwest Latinos (by Christina M. Woods) | Teacher Talk: Teaching Hispanic and American Indian Heritage Months | Book Nook | Fall 2008 Events & Exhibits at Brown v. Board of Education National Historic Site

Vol. 9, no. 2 (Winter 2008) — Martin Luther King, Jr. Issue
A Personal Perspective: Why We Celebrate Martin Luther King, Jr. (Dr. Dorothy Cotton) | Book Excerpt: If Your Back's Not Bent | King: The Legacy | Bloodshed in Selma | Brown v. Board's Pivotal Role in the Civil Rights Movement | Teacher Talk: Bring King's Life into Your Classroom | Free Stuff | Book Nook | Spring 2008 Events and Exhibits at Brown v. Board of Education National Historic Site

Vol. 9, no. 1 (Fall 2007) — Little Rock Nine 50th Anniversary Issue
Crisis at Central High School | The Little Rock Nine Today | Little Rock Timeline | An Unprecedented Clash of Power | Peaceful Integration in Arkansas | Commemorative Coins Issued | Resources for Teachers: Free Stuff; Teacher Talk; Book Nook

Vol. 8, no. 2 (Fall 2006) — Hispanic and Native American Heritage Issue
The Legacy of Cesar Chavez | Personal Perspective (Brian Willoughby) | The Legacy Today | Brown v. Board's Original Topeka Courtroom Rededicated | Keeping the Music Alive | Taking Care of New Orleans Musicians | Smithsonian's National Museum of the American Indian | Teacher Talk: Teaching Tolerance in The Shadow of Hate | Free Stuff | Book Nook: Teaching Immigration | Fall 2006 Events and Exhibits

Vol. 7, no. 2 (Spring 2006) — Holocaust Commemoration / Women's History Month
Varian Fry: Assignment Rescue, 1940-41 | Personal Perspective (Andy Hollinger) | Make a Difference: Help Refugees From Around the World | Stories of Courage: Irena Sendler | Uniontown Students Present "Life in a Jar" | Zora Neale Hurtson and Me | The Big Read | Zora Neale Hurston | Women Who Made a Difference: Gwendolyn Brooks; Delores Huerta; Sacagawea; Amaris Howard | Other Resources | Teacher Talk: Teaching about the Holocaust | Spring 2006 Events & Exhibits

Vol. 7, no. 1 (Fall 2005) — Civil War & Constitution Issue
The Civil War and a New Birth of Freedom | Personal Perspective (Jesse L. Jackson, Jr.) | 1857 Dred Scott Case | Stand Watie | Battle of Honey Springs | Black Contributions to Union Intelligence | Bleeding Kansas: An Essay on the Civil War | African Americans in the Navy During the Civil War | Harriet Tubman's Triumphs | Other Resources | Teacher Talk: Civil War Resources | To Form a More Perfect Union: Stamp Series

Vol. 6, no. 4 (Spring 2005) — 50th Anniversary Commemorative Issue
Brown v. Board of Education National Historic Site Grand Opening | Personal Perspective (Cheryl Brown Henderson) | Brown v. Board of Education National Historic Site Exhibits | The Kansas Road to Brown v. Board | Western National Parks Association Bookstore | Teacher Talk: Consider a Play Reading of Now Let Me Fly | Grand Opening Commemoration Program Speakers

Vol. 6, no. 3 (Fall 2004) — Hispanic Heritage Issue
Mendez v. Westminster | Personal Perspective (Dennis A. Vasquez) | More than 50 readings of Now Let Me Fly scheduled across the Nation | Playwright explains how experience helps her craft | A Nation Acts: Play Readings of Now Let Me Fly | Teacher Talk: Curriculm Matrix Strength Through Diversity | Film: The Road to Brown | Glossary of Terms for Studying the Brown & Mendez Cases | Brown v. Board of Education Commemorative Poster

Vol. 6, no. 2 (Spring 2004) — 50th Anniversary Issue
Grand Opening of Brown v. Board of Education National Historic Site | Personal Perspective (Eleanor Bell) | Thurgood Marshall | Remembering Lucinda Todd | Oliver L. Brown Distinguished Visiting Professor for Diversity Issues | Using the Internet | Teacher Talk: Take part in A Nation Acts: A play reading of Now Let Me Fly | Brown v. Board NHS Grand Opening and 50th Anniversary

Vol. 6, no. 1 (Fall/Winter 2003) — Native American Issue
Kansas Commemorates 200th Anniversary of the Lewis & Clark Expedition | Making Connections (Gerard Baker) | The Tent of Many Voices | Kansas Tribers...past and present | Using the Internet | Book Nook | Teacher Talk: Lesson Plan on Lewis & Clark Expedition | NPS Lewis & Clark Resources