Here are five maps that show which states had different way of laws and rights through the years.

Slavery laws before the Emancipation Proclamation was issued in 1863

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Women’s suffrage laws before passage of the Nineteenth Amendment in 1920

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Segregation laws before Brown vs Board Of Education in 1954

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Interracial marriage laws before a 1967 Supreme Courtdecision deemed anti-miscegenation laws unconstitutional

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Gay marriage rights in 2012

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Sources: en.wikipedia.org, morganmaps.com

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