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Henry Highland Garnett School

Thurgood Marshall Elementary School PS 103

 

—Upton's Henry Highland Garnett Community Center —

 
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By Don Morfe, March 11, 2017
1. Henry Highland Garnett School Marker
Inscription. PS 103 is listed in the National Register of Historic Places as part of the Old West Baltimore National Register Historic District. It is one of the attractions along the Pennsylvania Avenue Heritage Trail scheduled to open in 2008 by the Baltimore Heritage Area in partnership with the Upton Planning Committee and the Pennsylvania Avenue Redevelopment Collaborative.

(Inscription below the image in the upper left)
Thurgood Marshall, standing; Donald Gaines Murray, center, and Charles Houston. right, prepare a desegregation case against the University of Maryland in 1935. (Library of Congress, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Records)

(Inscription around the image of Thurgood Marshall in the right)
High school graduation photo-Courtesy of Supreme Court Historical Society.
 
Location. 39° 18.097′ N, 76° 37.799′ W. Marker is in Baltimore, Maryland. Marker is on Division Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1315 Division Street, Baltimore MD 21217, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. African American Politicians (within shouting distance of this marker); Courting Justice (within shouting distance of this marker); Bethel A.M.E. Church

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By Don Morfe, March 11, 2017
2. Henry Highland Garnett School
(about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); In Memory of Dr. Lillie May Jackson (was about 400 feet away but has been reported missing. ); The Street of Royalty (about 400 feet away); Henry Highland Garnet Park (about 400 feet away); Rev. Dr. Vernon Nathaniel Dodson Memorial (about 500 feet away); Creating an African American Neighborhood (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Baltimore.
 
Categories. African AmericansEducationPolitics
 
Henry Highland Garnett School image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, March 11, 2017
3. Henry Highland Garnett School
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 15, 2017. This page originally submitted on March 13, 2017, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 99 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on March 13, 2017, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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