William H. Welch House

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William H. Welch House
William H. Welch House is located in Baltimore
William H. Welch House
Location Baltimore, Maryland
Coordinates 39°18′7″N 76°36′51″W / 39.30194°N 76.61417°W / 39.30194; -76.61417Coordinates: 39°18′7″N 76°36′51″W / 39.30194°N 76.61417°W / 39.30194; -76.61417
Built 1891
Architect Unknown
Architectural style No Style Listed
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 76002186
Significant dates
Added to NRHP January 7, 1976[1]
Designated NHL January 7, 1976[2]

The William H. Welch House is a three-story rowhouse located at 935 St. Paul Street, Baltimore, Maryland, and is notable as the residence of William H. Welch from 1891 to 1908. Welch was one of the "Big Four" founding professors at Johns Hopkins Hospital.[3] He was also the first dean of the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and the first director of the Johns Hopkins School of Hygiene and Public Health.[4]

The Welch House was placed on the National Register of Historic Places on January 7, 1976.[1] It is included in the Baltimore National Heritage Area.[5]


  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2008-04-15. 
  2. ^ "Welch, William Henry, House". National Historic Landmark summary listing. National Park Service. Retrieved 2008-06-17. 
  3. ^ Johns Hopkins Medicine:The Four Founding Professors
  4. ^ "Maryland Historical Trust". National Register of Historic Places: Properties in Baltimore City. Maryland Historical Trust. 2008-06-10. 
  5. ^ "Baltimore National Heritage Area Map" (PDF). City of Baltimore. Retrieved March 11, 2012. 

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