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Woodland in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Thurgood Marshall

 
 
Thurgood Marshall Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, September 5, 2015
1. Thurgood Marshall Marker
Inscription.

Real Justice
The Spirit of
Thurgood Marshall
7-2-08 to 1-24-98
I still believe firmly that the right will win out.
Justice for all people, regardless of race, creed or color.

The long-time NAACP lawyer who argued successfully in the U.S. Supreme
Court against segregation in schools, and other racially restrictive laws.
He integrated the Supreme Court as the first African American associate
Justice, appointed by President Lyndon Johnson, 10-2-67

Ancestral Guardian Sculpture
by
Allen Uzikee Nelson
5-26-04
www.uzikee.com

 
Erected 2004.
 
Location. 38° 51.398′ N, 76° 58.62′ W. Marker is in Woodland, District of Columbia, in Washington. Touch for map. The marker is at the base of the statue outside the Anacostia Community Museum - Smithsonian Institution. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1901 Fort Place SE, Washington DC 20020, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Battery Ricketts (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Fort Stanton (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Growlery (approx.
Thurgood Marshall Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, September 5, 2015
2. Thurgood Marshall Marker
The marker is to the right of the sculpture near the ground.
0.6 miles away); Frederick Douglass National Historic Site (approx. 0.6 miles away); The Sage of Anacostia (approx. 0.7 miles away); Uniontown, DC's First Suburb (approx. 0.8 miles away); Education Matters (approx. 0.8 miles away); Mother Churches and Their Daughters (approx. 0.8 miles away).
 
Categories. African AmericansCivil Rights
 
Anacostia Community Museum - Smithsonian Institution image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, September 5, 2015
3. Anacostia Community Museum - Smithsonian Institution
The sculpture can be seen in the terrace outside the museum.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 23, 2017. This page originally submitted on September 10, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 196 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 10, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.
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