Search Result

Search Tags:  Gwynn Oak Amusement Park

The Carousel on the Mall: Spinning civil rights history

Fifty years ago, the carousel on the Mall sat in Gwynn Oak Amusement Park just outside of Baltimore. Gwynn Oak opened in the 1890s and was "Whites-Only" for many years.

Sunday - 02/26/2012, 02:37pm EST

Tags: Carousel on the Mall, segregation, Jim Crow, National Mall