Madison in Dane County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
The American Character
Bascom Hill Historic District
This marker is made possible by a grant from the UW Foundation
Erected 2001 by UW Foundation.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Education • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the University of Wisconsin series list.
Location. 43° 4.529′ N, 89° 24.157′ W. Marker is in Madison, Wisconsin, in Dane County. The marker is near the southwest corner of the Education Building on Bascom Hill on the University of Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1000 Bascom Mall, Madison WI 53706, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. North Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); The First Dance (within shouting distance of this marker); Global Vision (within shouting distance of this marker); The School of Pharmacy (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); On the Air (about 300 feet away); Securing the Future (about 300 feet away); Natural Wonders (about 300 feet away); The Power of Ideas (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Madison.
More about this marker. This marker is one of a series commemorating the sesquicentennial of the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Also see . . .
1. Frontier Thesis - Wikipedia. (Submitted on June 26, 2010, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
2. Frederick Jackson Turner - Wikipedia. (Submitted on June 26, 2010, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
Credits. This page was last revised on December 29, 2019. It was originally submitted on June 18, 2010, by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 616 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 4, 2012, by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin. 5, 6. submitted on June 18, 2010, by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.