Columbia Air CenterIn 1941, aviation history was made when the first Black owned and operated airfield licensed in America opened on this site. Mr. John W. Greene, Jr., a pioneer in Black aviation, was instrumental in developing the airfield, originally called "Riverside Field."
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|Placed By||The Maryland Department of Natural Resources and the Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Saturday, October 4th, 2014 at 5:33pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 351790 N 4291112|
|Decimal Degrees||38.75628333, -76.70570000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 45.377', W 76° 42.342'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 45' 22.62" N, 76° 42' 20.52" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||301, 202, 410|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 8400 Mc Clure Rd, Upper Marlboro MD 20772, US|
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