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The Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland. Such a beautiful campus. Being a child of the desert, seeing so much green took my breath away. Oh and I had never seen so much marble on a school campus in my life!

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Johns Hopkins University: Expectations vs. Reality

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John Hopkins University Infographic. Correct for the most part!

George Peabody Library, Maryland Take a visit to this stunning library at John Hopkins University. It's also used for events, such as weddings. Find out more at Peabody Events.

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Johns Hopkins, Baltimore merchant & banker, left an estate of $7 million (US$137.3 million in 2014) when he died Christmas Eve 1873 at age 78. His will stipulated that his fortune be used to found two institutions that would bear his name: "Johns Hopkins University" & "The Johns Hopkins Hospital." At that time, Hopkins's gift was the largest philanthropic bequest in United States history. His name was "Johns", no apostrophe, just "Johns."