Near West Glen in Baltimore County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Gwynn Oak Park and the Civil Rights Movement
(Plaque at the base of the marker) Dedicated July 2013 by Baltimore County, Gwynn Oak Community Association and Security Woodlawn Business Association.
Topics. This historical marker is listed Civil Rights • Entertainment. A significant historical month for this entry is July 1836.
Location. 39° 19.583′ N, 76° 43′ W. Marker is near West Glen, Maryland, in Baltimore County. Marker is on Gwynn Oak Avenue (Maryland Route 126) 0.1 miles west of Park Drive. The marker is about 50 feet in from the parking lot of Gwynn Oak Park. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 5900 Gwynn Oak Avenue, Gwynn Oak MD 21207, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Leakin Park at the Crimea Estate (approx. 1˝ miles away); Caretaker House (approx. 1.6 miles away); Chapel (approx. 1.6 miles away); Franklintown's Historic Roots (approx. 1.6 miles away); Norman Van Allan Reeves (approx. 1.6 miles away); Dickeyville's Historic Legacy (approx. 1.7 miles away); Crimea Mansion (approx. 1.7 miles away); Crimea (approx. 1.7 miles away).
Credits. This page was last revised on November 2, 2020. It was originally submitted on August 7, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,039 times since then and 15 times this year. Last updated on March 3, 2018, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 7, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.