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Highland Beach, MarylandPhotos, maps and news from Highland Beach, Maryland.Updated October 19, 2017.

Highland Beach is a town in Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States. The population was 96 at the 2010 census. The town was founded early in the 20th Century by affluent African Americans from Washington, D.C. and Baltimore, looking for a retreat on the Chesapeake Bay. The town's incorporated status gave it a unique standing in empowering it to maintain its own police force. Celebrities with homes here have included Alex Haley, Bill Cosby, and Arthur Ashe. Streets there include Crummell, Dunbar, Henson, Augusta, Douglass, Langston, and Washington, named for the famous African-Americans.

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Things to Do near Highland Beach, Maryland | USA Today. The quaint streets and historical attractions of Annapolis are less than five miles from Highland Beach.
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Highland Beach, Maryland (1893- ) | The Black Past: Remembered and .... Highland Beach, Maryland (1893- ) | The Black Past: Remembered and Reclaimed.
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Town of Highland Beach MD. Young residents pose on pier, circla 1970's.
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Online Store | About | Anacostia Community Museum. Highland Beach on the Chesapeake Bay: Maryland's First African American Incorporated Town.
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Preservation Maryland | Highland Beach: Douglass Family-Founded .... Preservation Maryland | Highland Beach: Douglass Family-Founded Beach Town on the Chesapeake.
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Highland Beach, Maryland (MD) ~ population data, races, housing .... Cities & Towns nearby Highland Beach.
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Bay Journal - Article: Highland Beach rainwater measures have .... Zora Lathan and her husband, Highland Beach Mayor William Sanders, below, spent considerable.
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Parks and Public Lands. Incorporated in 1922 as the first African American town in Maryland, Highland Beach began as a summer resort. In 1893 after being refused service at a ....
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Preservation Maryland | Highland Beach: Douglass Family-Founded .... Twin Oaks, Highland Beach. Photo from Maryland Historical Trust..
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Parks and Public Lands. Incorporated in 1922 as the first African American town in Maryland, Highland Beach began as a summer resort. In 1893 after being refused service at a ....
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Frederick Douglass Museum and Cultural Center - Town of Highland .... Frederick Douglass Museum and Cultural Center.
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Contact Us - Town of Highland Beach MD. Town of Highland Beach 3243 Walnut Drive Highland Beach, MD 21403.
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Highland Beach on the Chesapeake Bay: Maryland's First African .... Croquet was a popular recreational activity in the early 1900s. Photo courtesy of Highland Beach Historical Collection..
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Things to Do near Highland Beach, Maryland | USA Today. Frederick Douglass with his second wife Helen Pitts and her sister Eva..
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Highland Beach, MD - Local Town Website. Highland Beach Race Population Ring Chart.
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AGO - Eminent Settlers of Annapolis Neck - UpStArt Annapolis. Highland-and-Venice-Beach.
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Black History – Build Nation. Highland Beach.
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Preservation Maryland | Tour Recap: Historic Highland Beach .... Home of Charles Douglass, founder of Highland Beach..