Plessy vs Ferguson

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1. What did he do?

  • Sit in the blacks only car
  • Buy a first class ticket and sit in the whites only car
  • Buy a second class ticket and sit in the whites only car
  • Appealed for equal education
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2. What did this create?

  • The seperate but equal doctorine
  • Overturned the seperate but equal doctorine
  • Equal transport in Louisianna

3. What did he rule?

  • separate accommodation did not mean blacks rights were un-equal
  • Seperate accomodation meant blacks rights were un--equal
  • Transport should be intergrated

4. Were was this from

  • Louissiana
  • Mississippi
  • South Carolina
  • Texas

5. Who persuaded Homer Plessy

  • Radolphe Desdunes
  • James Norbit
  • Thurgood Marshal


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