Hahlo-14-122-123

American Numismatic Society, 1981.7.4.

14. Model for the Prof. Welch portrait.

122 . Professor William H. Welch, presented to him in gold by his pupils and friends.

123. Reverse of the Welch plaquette. 

William Henry Welch (1850-1934) was a Baltimore physician and one of the founders of Johns Hopkins Hospital as well as the founder of Johns Hopkins School of Hygiene and Public Health. The medal commemorates his election as President of the American Medical Association in 1910.