Madison in Dane County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Italian Workmen's Club
Erected 1990 by the Madison Landmarks Commission. (Marker Number 90.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Wisconsin, Madison Landmarks Commission marker series.
Location. 43° 4.06′ N, 89° 24.112′ W. Marker is in Madison, Wisconsin, in Dane County. Marker is at the intersection of Regent Street and North Park Street, on the right when traveling west on Regent Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 914 Regent Street, Madison WI 53715, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Greenbush (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Schmidt's Auto, Inc. (about 400 feet away); Spirit of Greenbush Longfellow School (approx. 0.2 miles away); Bowen House (approx. ¼ mile away); Edward Klief Park (approx. 0.3 miles away); a different marker also named Greenbush (approx. 0.3 miles away); Luther Memorial Evangelical Lutheran Church (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Madison.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. This is a list of markers regarding the Greenbush neighborhood.
Also see . . . Madison Landmarks Commission. The landmark nomination form for the building (pdf). (Submitted on April 11, 2011, by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin.)
1. More information about Italian Workmen's Club
One of the few buildings remaining from the original Italian community in Greenbush, the Italian Workmen's Club was constructed by volunteer labor in 1922, with a major renovation in 1936. John Icke, local contractor and benefactor of the Italian community, assisted in the construction. The Club was founded in 1912 as a mutual benefit
Source: Madison Landmarks Commission (http://www.cityofmadison.com/planning/landmark/Madison%20Landmarks.htm)
— Submitted July 22, 2010, by Diane Booth of Madison, Wisconsin.
Categories. • Fraternal or Sororal Organizations • Notable Buildings • Notable Places •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 4, 2010, by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 741 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 5, 2010, by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.