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Druid Hill Park in Baltimore, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

In Memory of Harvey J. Burns, Jr.

1923-1988

 
 
In Memory of Harvey J. Burns, Jr. Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed 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.

 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African AmericansSports.
 
Location. 39° 19.198′ N, 76° 38.077′ W. Marker is in Druid Hill Park in Baltimore, Maryland. Marker is on Hanlon Drive, on the right when traveling north. Marker is in Druid Hill Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Baltimore MD 21217, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Mill No. 1 (approx. 0.3 miles away); A Sense of Sanctuary (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Esplanade (approx. 0.4 miles away); Emersonian Apartments (approx. 0.4 miles away); William Wallace (approx. 0.4 miles away); Mill No. 3 (approx. 0.4 miles away); Eli Siegel (approx. 0.4 miles away); Family Matters (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Druid Hill Park.
 
The Druid Hill Park tennis courts, with the marker in the foreground image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Christopher Busta-Peck, May 4, 2008
2. The Druid Hill Park tennis courts, with the marker in the foreground
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Credits. This page was last revised on April 17, 2020. It was originally submitted on May 4, 2008, by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio. This page has been viewed 1,754 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 4, 2008, by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio.

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Sep. 25, 2022