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A Tribute to Our Unsung Heroes

 
 
A Tribute to Our Unsung Heroes Marker image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, September 23, 2007
1. A Tribute to Our Unsung Heroes Marker
Inscription.  The heroes walk program was established by Mayor William Donald Schaefer in 1986, to honor those persons who have unselfishly given their time, labor and talents to help improve the quality of life in our community without ever seeking reward or recognition. It is to these unsung heroes of the Baltimore community that this permanent tribute is dedicated.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Charity & Public Work. A significant historical year for this entry is 1986.
 
Location. 39° 17.453′ N, 76° 36.597′ W. Marker is in Downtown in Baltimore, Maryland. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Holliday Street and Fayette Street. Marker is in War Memorial Square in front of City Hall. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Baltimore MD 21202, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. On This Location (a few steps from this marker); The Negro Heroes of the United States (a few steps from this marker); Discover Holliday Street: A Stage for Culture, Politics, and Worship (within shouting distance of this marker); City Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); Zion Lutheran Church
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By Beverly Pfingsten, September 23, 2007
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(within shouting distance of this marker); James Cardinal Gibbons (within shouting distance of this marker); War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Dr. Hiltgunt Margret Zassenhaus (within shouting distance of this marker); Boundary Lines of Baltimore Town (within shouting distance of this marker); Baltimore City Fire Department (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Downtown.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 17, 2020. It was originally submitted on September 24, 2007, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 2,233 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 24, 2007, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.

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