Ludwig and Christina (Schwahn) Welk
Homestead, Birthplace of Bandleader Lawrence Welk, Strasburg,
4a and 4b - Farm sodhouse home at the Welk Homestead where Lawrence Welk was born on March 11, 1903. Ludwig and Christina Welk raised eight children in this one bedroom home. Lawrence would sleep in the attic where he also practiced with his accordion.