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Rev. Dr. Vernon Nathaniel Dodson Memorial

 
 
Rev. Dr. Vernon Nathaniel Dodson Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, February 25, 2017
1. Rev. Dr. Vernon Nathaniel Dodson Memorial Marker
Inscription. In Memory of Rev. Dr. Vernon Nathaniel Dobson, October 29, 1923-January 26, 2013. A Civil Rights Leader who Marched from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama with Dr. King. Helped desegregate Gwynn Oak Amusement Park, Founded the Maryland Food Bank, Co-Founder of Baltimore United in Leadership Development (BUILD), Established the UBC Child First Head Start Center, and the Child First Campaign. Served as Senior Pastor of Union Baptist Church for 39 years. October 4, 2013
 
Location. 39° 18.166′ N, 76° 37.74′ W. Marker is in Baltimore, Maryland. Marker is at the intersection of Druid Hill Avenue and West Lafayette Avenue on Druid Hill Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Baltimore MD 21217, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Henry Highland Garnet Park (a few steps from this marker); Creating an African American Neighborhood (within shouting distance of this marker); Bethel A.M.E. Church (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); In Memory of Dr. Lillie May Jackson (was about 400 feet away but has been reported missing. ); Union Baptist Church (about 400 feet away); Henry Highland Garnett School
Rev. Dr. Vernon Nathaniel Dodson Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, February 25, 2017
2. Rev. Dr. Vernon Nathaniel Dodson Memorial Marker
Front Panel-close up photo
(about 500 feet away); African American Politicians (about 600 feet away); William Stewart Halsted, M.D. (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Baltimore.
 
Categories. African AmericansChurches & ReligionCivil Rights
 
Rev. Dr. Vernon Nathaniel Dodson Memorial Marker-Left side Panel image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, February 25, 2017
3. Rev. Dr. Vernon Nathaniel Dodson Memorial Marker-Left side Panel
Rev. Dr. Vernon Nathaniel Dodson Memorial Marker-Rear panel image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, February 25, 2017
4. Rev. Dr. Vernon Nathaniel Dodson Memorial Marker-Rear panel
Rev. Dr. Vernon Nathaniel Dodson Memorial Marker-Right side panel image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, February 25, 2017
5. Rev. Dr. Vernon Nathaniel Dodson Memorial Marker-Right side panel
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 2, 2017. This page originally submitted on March 1, 2017, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 144 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on March 1, 2017, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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