Madison in Dane County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Erected 1996 by the Madison Landmarks Commission. (Marker Number 135.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Wisconsin, Madison Landmarks Commission marker series.
Location. 43° 4.349′ N, 89° 24.948′ W. Marker is in Madison, Wisconsin, in Dane County. Marker is at the intersection of Kendall Avenue and North Prospect Avenue, on the left when traveling west on Kendall Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1711 Kendall Avenue, Madison WI 53726, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Ely House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Morehouse House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Buell House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Terrace Homes Apartments Scientific Approach to Agriculture (approx. 0.2 miles away); Gilmore House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Elliott House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Vitamin D Production Ends Rickets (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Madison.
Regarding Smith-Ogg House. According to the Madison Landmarks Commission, "Until his death in 1951 most of the rooms in this house were used [by Prof. Ogg] as studies - each with its own projects in progress."
Also see . . . Madison Landmarks Commission. The landmark nomination form for the house (pdf). (Submitted on August 6, 2011, by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin.)
Categories. • Education • Notable Buildings • Notable Persons •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 6, 2011, by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 553 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 6, 2011, by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin.