Baltimore, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Mount Auburn Cemetery
Nov.25, 1874-Aug.10, 1910. World’s Lightweight Champion
Inducted into IBHOF 1990
[Bronze plaque at bottom of monument:]
Location. 39° 15.633′ N, 76° 38.333′ W. Marker is in Baltimore, Maryland. Marker is on Waterview Avenue (Cemetery Entrance). Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Baltimore MD 21230, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mount Auburn Cemetery (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Carroll Park at the Golf Course (approx. 0.9 miles away); Restoring Water Quality (approx. 0.9 miles away); Reviving the Waterfront (approx. one mile away); Senator Harry McGuirk (approx. one mile away); Gwynns Falls Trail (approx. 1.1 miles away); Carroll Park (approx. 1.1 miles away); Of Fords, Felles, and Falls (approx. 1.1 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Baltimore.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. To better understand the relationship, study each marker in the order shown.
Additional keywords. "Joe" Gans; Joseph Saifus Butts; International Boxing Hall of Fame
Categories. • African Americans • Heroes • Sports •
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