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In Memory of Harvey J. Burns, Jr.

1923-1988

 
 
In Memory of Harvey J. Burns, Jr. Marker image. Click for full size.
By Christopher Busta-Peck, May 4, 2008
1. In Memory of Harvey J. Burns, Jr. Marker
Inscription.
A Black pioneer in Baltimore tennis.

Teacher - promoter - mentor
of youth seeking entry
into the tennis circuit.

 
Location. 39° 19.198′ N, 76° 38.077′ W. Marker is in Baltimore, Maryland. Marker is on Hanlon Drive, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is in Druid Hill Park. Marker is in this post office area: Baltimore MD 21217, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A Sense of Sanctuary (approx. 0.3 miles away); William Wallace (approx. 0.4 miles away); Eli Siegel (approx. 0.4 miles away); Druid Hill (approx. 0.4 miles away); These Citizens by Subscribing for the Park Stock in 1860 (approx. 0.4 miles away); Evergreen on the Falls (approx. 0.6 miles away); A Memorial Rose Garden (approx. 0.6 miles away); Wagner (approx. 0.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Baltimore.
 
Categories. African AmericansSports
 
The Druid Hill Park tennis courts, with the marker in the foreground image. Click for full size.
By Christopher Busta-Peck, May 4, 2008
2. The Druid Hill Park tennis courts, with the marker in the foreground
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio. This page has been viewed 1,611 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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