Madison in Dane County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
The John R. and Nell Commons House
Erected 1984 by the Madison Landmarks Commission. (Marker Number 79.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Architecture • Charity & Public Work • Education • Industry & Commerce. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #32 Franklin D. Roosevelt, and the Wisconsin, Madison Landmarks Commission series lists. A significant historical year for this entry is 1913.
Location. 43° 4.956′ N, 89° 28.759′ W. Marker is in Madison, Wisconsin, in Dane County. Marker is on Norman Way, 0.2 Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Madison WI 53705, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Hickory Hill House (approx. Ό mile away); Thorstrand (approx. 0.6 miles away); Blackhawk Country Club Mound Group (approx. one mile away); The Lemcke Farm House (approx. 1.2 miles away); Early Social Whirl (approx. 1.3 miles away); The Stamm House (approx. 1.7 miles away); Mendota (approx. 1.9 miles away); Hoyt Park (approx. 2.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Madison.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 3, 2021. It was originally submitted on August 7, 2011, by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 627 times since then and 33 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on August 7, 2011, by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin.