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Henry August Rowland House

 
 
Henry August Rowland House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Christopher Busta-Peck, March 6, 2008
1. Henry August Rowland House Marker
Inscription.
Has been designated a
National
Historic Landmark
This site possesses national significance
in commemorating the history of the
United States of America

1975
National Park Service
United States Department of the Interior

 
Erected 1975 by National Park Service - United States Department of the Interior.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the National Historic Landmarks marker series.
 
Location. 39° 18.03′ N, 76° 37.046′ W. Marker is in Baltimore, Maryland. Marker is on Cathedral Street, on the left when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 915 Cathedral Street, Baltimore MD 21201, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Tyson House (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Latrobe Building (about 600 feet away); 800-810 Cathedral Street Row Houses (about 600 feet away); The Revels (about 700 feet away); The Belvedere (approx. 0.2 miles away); The American Psychoanalytic Association (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Axe and the Cherry Tree (approx. 0.2 miles away); William H. Welch House (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Baltimore.
 
Regarding Henry August Rowland House.
Rowland House image. Click for full size.
By Christopher Busta-Peck, March 6, 2008
2. Rowland House
This house is notable as the residence of Henry August Rowland, one of the most important chemists of the 19th century, who lived here from about 1890 until his death in 1901.
 
Also see . . .
1. Henry August Rowland Home. Description of the house and its significance, from the Maryland Historical Trust. (Submitted on March 6, 2008, by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio.) 

2. Biography of Rowland on Wikipedia. (Submitted on March 6, 2008, by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio.)
 
Categories. 20th CenturyNotable BuildingsNotable PersonsScience & Medicine
 
Rowland House image. Click for full size.
By Christopher Busta-Peck, March 6, 2008
3. Rowland House
Portrait of Henry A. Rowland by Thomas Eakins image. Click for full size.
4. Portrait of Henry A. Rowland by Thomas Eakins
Eakins made this portrait of Eakins in 1897. The image is, unfortunately, often reproduced without the frame, which was also designed and created by Eakins, to illustrate Rowland's accomplishments and work. It is in the collection of the Addison Gallery of American Art, in Andover, Massachusetts
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio. This page has been viewed 1,237 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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