Main Idea: African and Mexican Americans won important Civil Rights in the 1950s and 1960s



Download 39.48 Kb.
Page5/6
Date03.04.2021
Size39.48 Kb.
1   2   3   4   5   6
1949, District Court ruled in Delgado v. Bastrop ISD, made it illegal to deprive Hispanic students equal facilities, services, and education

  • 1954, Hernandez v. Texas, U.S. Supreme Court declared it illegal to bar Mexican Americans from juries

  • 1960, Mexican Texans formed the ‘Viva Kennedy’ campaign that helped Kennedy win the vote in Texas

  • By 1969, schools began offering to teach Spanish language classes



    Henry B. Gonzalez


    • May 3, 1916November 28, 2000




    • 1953, San Antonio City Council







    • 1961, Native Texan from San Antonio; became the 1st Mexican Texan to represent Texas in the U.S. House of Representatives






    The Civil Rights Movement Timeline

      


    Directory: cms -> lib09 -> TX01000550 -> Centricity -> Domain -> 880
    880 -> Us history Super staar 131 Facts! Fort Burrows
    880 -> Main Idea: In writing the Constitution, Americans drew on ancient traditions, Enlightenment ideas, and their own experience
    880 -> Us history Fort Burrows The Nation Grows and Prospers 1790 1825
    880 -> Main Idea: President Jackson showed the strength of his will in his fight with the Bank of the United States
    880 -> Us history Fort Burrows Review Chapter 12 w/Yellow Answers
    880 -> 10. 5 The War of 1812 Main Idea
    880 -> Conquistador – ‘conquerors’ tribute – ‘payment of food & valuables’
    880 -> Main Idea: Spain’s conquest, exploration, and colonization of the Americas brought wealth to some and tragedy to others
    880 -> The American Revolution 1775 1783 1 Fighting Begins in the North read pgs 166-172
    880 -> Vocabulary: Battle of Bull Run – first major battle of the Civil War, fought in Virginia in 1861


    Share with your friends:
  • 1   2   3   4   5   6




    The database is protected by copyright ©essaydocs.org 2020
    send message

        Main page