Interstate commerce is a very important component to the Civil Rights Act of 1964. Any lodging establishment, dining facility, place of entertainment or gas station discriminating against race, color, religion and origin MUST also be engaging in interstate commerce. Examples of interstate commerce within these hospitality establishments include guests from out of state and interstate travelers. This also includes venues hosting out of state teams, performers or movies created out of state.
The Interstate Commerce Commission halted the use of freight cars for commercial advertisements in 1935.
Dovey Johnson Roundtree is a civil rights activist, ordained minister, and attorney. She is noted for her 1955 victory before the Interstate Commerce Commission in the first bus desegregation case to be brought before the ICC resulted in the only explicit repudiation of the “separate but equal” doct...Dovey Johnson Roundtree is a civil rights activist, ordained minister, and attorney. She is noted for her 1955 victory before the Interstate Commerce Commission in the first bus desegregation…
Interstate Commerce Commission Building You are viewing a one-of-a-kind photograph of Interstate Commerce Commission Building. It was made between 1905 and 1945 by Harris & Ewing. The photograph documents United States.
Chairman of a group of Craig County officials speaks out against an Interstate Commerce Commission ruling which authorizes the Chesapeake and Ohio Railway to abandon a branch line in the county - University of Virginia - Virgo