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Sumner Elementary School — Topeka, Kansas

This Topeka high school stood at the center of the U.S. Supreme Court's 1954 ruling in Brown v. Board of Education. The school was listed as endangered in 2008 due to severe neglect.

(Photo: preservationnation.org)

 

 

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