Maryland: Bolton Hill Historic District
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Chief of Staff to General Robert E. Lee at Appomattox. Later a political reformer and one of nineteenth-century Baltimore's"Seven Great Lawyers."
Stalwart supporter of President Lincoln and of Emancipation. Chief Judge in the U.S. Fourth Circuit Court, where he was nicknamed"The Curse of the K.K.K"for his harshsentences.
Discoverer of the anticoagulant heparin.First Professor of Physiology and early Dean at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine.Second director of the Hopkins School of Hygiene and Public Health.
Classicist author of The Greek Way.A leader in women's day-schoolingFirst headmistress of Bryn Mawr School.***Alice Hamilton, M.D.1869-1970Founder of industrial hygiene, pioneer in removing lead from paint.Harvard's first woman professor.
Boyhood home of the President of Oberlin College and head of Aspen Humanities Institute.Ambassador to the Philippines.Olympic Gold Medalist for the 1600 meter relay in 1924.
Author of The Great Gatsby (1925). Works published while he resided here: Tender is the Night (1934),Raps At Reveille (1935), and essays (1934-1936)later collected inThe Crack-Up.
First woman full professorat Johns Hopkins School of Medicine.Introducer of techniques for staining living cells. Reformer of Colorado's health laws. Her statue stands inthe U.S. Capitol.
Discoverer of biorhythms / the biological clock. Head of Johns Hopkins psychobiology laboratory.
Garry Moore1915-1993***Host of 1950s and 1960stelevision variety shows.
Journalist, historian and biography.His political commentary, in print and on television, led Adlai Stevenson to call him"the critic and conscience ofthe nation."
First Johns Hopkins Professor of Anatomy.After 1914, also first Director of the Department of Embryology at Washington's Carnegie Institution, where he pioneeredembryological research.