Girl Scouts of Middle Tennessee and Troop 1347
with District 34 Councilwoman Angie E. Henderson
Unveiled

Nashville’s 200th Historical Marker

Honoring Civil Rights Pioneer

Josephine Groves Holloway

who paved the way for African-American
Girl Scouts in Middle Tennessee

Tuesday, July 23 · 9 o’clock in the morning

Girl Scouts of Middle Tennessee
4522 Granny White Pike · Nashville, TN 37204

We were honored to have several members of Josephine Holloway’s family joining us for this special occasion.


Learn more about Troop 1347’s efforts to recognize the trailblazing legacy of Holloway, who founded Middle Tennessee’s first Girl Scout troops for African-American girls and was once honored as Middle Tennessee’s “Hidden Heroine” for her significant but unrecognized contributions to Girl Scouting and the advancement of civil rights, in this WPLN story.