Near Madison in Lake County, South Dakota — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Old Madison First County Seat
Ύ Mile East
Erected 1955 by Lake County Historical Society and State Highway Commission. (Marker Number 112.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Political Subdivisions. In addition, it is included in the South Dakota State Historical Society Markers series list. A significant historical month for this entry is March 1874.
Location. 43° 57.851′ N, 97° 4.178′ W. Marker is near Madison, South Dakota, in Lake County. Marker is at the intersection of State Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Madison SD 57042, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Site of Old Madison (approx. 0.7 miles away); Madison State Normal School The Great War Honor Roll (approx. 3.9 miles away); Wm. H.H. Beadle (approx. 4 miles away); Historic Cabin (approx. 5.2 miles away); Luce Historic Cabin Restoration Project (approx. 5.2 miles away); The 37-Star Flag (approx. 5.2 miles away); Thormodsgaard Log Home (approx. 5.7 miles away); Ash Grove Seventh-Day Adventist Church (approx. 5.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Madison.
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Credits. This page was last revised on December 6, 2022. It was originally submitted on April 3, 2016, by Ruth VanSteenwyk of Aberdeen, South Dakota. This page has been viewed 369 times since then and 18 times this year. Last updated on July 17, 2021. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on April 3, 2016, by Ruth VanSteenwyk of Aberdeen, South Dakota. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.