Henry Highland Garnett School
Thurgood Marshall Elementary School PS 103
— Upton's Henry Highland Garnett Community Center —
(Inscription below the image in the upper left)
Thurgood Marshall, standing; Donald Gaines Murray, center, and Charles Houston. right, prepare a desegregation case against the University of Maryland in 1935. (Library of Congress, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Records)
(Inscription around the image of Thurgood Marshall in the right)
High school graduation photo-Courtesy of Supreme Court Historical Society.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • Education • Government & Politics.
Location. 39° 18.097′ N, 76° 37.799′ W. Marker is in Upton in Baltimore, Maryland. Marker is on Division Street
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. African American Politicians (within shouting distance of this marker); Courting Justice (within shouting distance of this marker); Bethel A.M.E. Church (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Street of Royalty (about 400 feet away); Henry Highland Garnet Park (about 500 feet away); Rev. Dr. Vernon Nathaniel Dodson Memorial (about 500 feet away); Creating an African American Neighborhood (about 500 feet away); Union Baptist Church (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Upton.
Credits. This page was last revised on April 17, 2020. It was originally submitted on March 13, 2017, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 212 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on March 13, 2017, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.