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Marley Neck School

 
 
Marley Neck School Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By F. Robby, July 9, 2008
1. Marley Neck School Marker
Inscription.  This historic school is a significant example of a Rosenwald School design and represents a landmark era in black education in the period before federal support of local education. The school was built in 1927 with funds raised by the local African-American community and the Julius Rosenwald Fund.
 
Erected by Anne Arundel County Trust for Preservation, Inc.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African AmericansEducation. In addition, it is included in the Rosenwald Schools series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1927.
 
Location. 39° 9.728′ N, 76° 33.871′ W. Marker is in Glen Burnie, Maryland, in Anne Arundel County. Marker is on Solley Road, 1.6 miles south of Fort Smallwood Road (Maryland Route 173), on the right when traveling south. Marker is accessible from the Hall United Methodist Church parking lot, which is at the Solley Road-Nabbs Creek Road intersection. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Glen Burnie MD 21060, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies.
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Marley Church Cemetery (approx. 0.9 miles away); Marley Chapel (approx. 2 miles away); Freetown (approx. 2.1 miles away); In Memoriam (approx. 2.3 miles away); Harundale Mall (approx. 2.8 miles away); Curtis Creek Furnace (approx. 3 miles away); To All Who Served (approx. 3 miles away); Recreation Acres (approx. 3.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Glen Burnie.
 
Also see . . .  Wikipedia entry for Rosenwald Schools. (Submitted on July 10, 2008, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland.)
 
Marley Neck School Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By F. Robby, July 9, 2008
2. Marley Neck School Marker
Marley Neck School image. Click for full size.
Photographed By F. Robby, July 9, 2008
3. Marley Neck School
Marley Neck School Sign image. Click for full size.
Photographed By F. Robby, July 9, 2008
4. Marley Neck School Sign
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 4, 2020. It was originally submitted on July 10, 2008, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,989 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 10, 2008, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland.

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