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Merrick Barn

Circa 1920
Johns Hopkins University, Sheridan Libraries, Ferdinand Hamburger University Archives photograph collection, item 0001

Exterior shot, looking southeast. People coming and going at meal time.  The Barn is one of the oldest structures on Homewood Campus, predating the University, and once contained a cafeteria and barber shop. The Barn is now home to the Theater Program run by JHU almnus John Astin.

Merrick Barn

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