Local History Workgroup Appreciation Event

Carver Professional Development Center 671 Carver Rd, Gambrills

The AACPS Office of Equity and Social Studies Office is excited to celebrate the accomplishments of our Local History Workgroup over the years and all the partners that contributed to its success. The celebration will be held on Tuesday, May 21st from 5:00pm – 6:00pm at the Carver Professional Development Center located at 2671 Carver Rd. Gambrills, MD 21054. Light refreshments will be served.

Virtual Lecture – Exploring the Architectural History of Murray Hill

HA’s Vice President of Preservation, Rachel Robinson, will provide an overview and insights into the interesting development of Murray Hill. The neighborhood was first plated in 1890 on part of a 256-acre tract, providing opportunities for a multitude of architectural styles—described in the Architecture in Annapolis: A Field Guide as “a veritable United Nations of early 20th-century revival-style architecture.” This presentation will introduce tips for identifying the variety of styles and provide the histories and preservation success stories of several homes. Additionally, the first two Historic Markers outside the local historic...