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Dr. William V. Lockwood

 
 
Dr. William V. Lockwood Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Jones, March 20, 2018
1. Dr. William V. Lockwood Marker
Inscription.
Dr. William V. Lockwood was the first Vice President Emeritus of Baltimore Community College. His vision, uncompromising work ethic, and life long devotion to educational advancement made him instrumental in transforming the dream of the Harbor Campus into a premier institution of higher learning. In 1976, an educational facility, The Dr. William V. Lockwood Building was named in his honor commemorating him as Chief Planner and Administrator of the Harbor Campus of B.C.C.C.

Lockwood Place, the first commercial Inner Harbor structure to be named after an African-American, sits on the original site of the educational building. This multi-use complex continues the legacy Dr. Lockwood envisioned to respectfully serve the Baltimore community with the same high standards and excellence as demonstrated to the students, faculty, and staff of Baltimore City Community College.
 
Location. 39° 17.216′ N, 76° 36.449′ W. Marker is in Baltimore, Maryland. Marker is on East Pratt Street west of Market Place, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 600 East Pratt Street, Baltimore MD 21202, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Discover Baltimore: Four Centuries of Change (within shouting
Dr. William V. Lockwood Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Jones, March 20, 2018
2. Dr. William V. Lockwood Marker
distance of this marker); Exodus 1947: "The ship That Launched a Nation" (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Holocaust Memorial (about 500 feet away); Lightship Chesapeake (about 500 feet away); The Great Baltimore Oyster Partnership (about 500 feet away); Baltimore Riot Trail (about 500 feet away); Discovering the Jones Falls (about 600 feet away); Together we remember the people of Maryland who perished on 9.11.2001 (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Baltimore.
 
Categories. African AmericansEducation
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 26, 2018. This page originally submitted on March 20, 2018, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 30 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 20, 2018, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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