Madison in Dane County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Thomas / Hill Grocery and Residence
c. 1850; moved 1901, 1912
Designated July 16, 1991
Erected 2012 by the Madison Landmarks Commission. (Marker Number 96.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Wisconsin, Madison Landmarks Commission marker series.
Location. 43° 4.868′ N, 89° 22.736′ W. Marker is in Madison, Wisconsin, in Dane County. Marker is at the intersection of East Dayton Street and North Blount Street on East Dayton Street. Touch for map Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Here was Madison’s first African-American neighborhood (here, next to this marker); Miller House (a few steps from this marker); Badger State Shoe Factory (within shouting distance of this marker); City Horse Barn (within shouting distance of this marker); City Market (within shouting distance of this marker); Anna and Cornelius Collins Residence (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Irene and Robert Connor Residence (about 800 feet away); Collins House (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Madison.
Also see . . . Madison Landmarks Commission. The landmark nomination form for the buildings (pdf). (Submitted on April 7, 2012, by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 7, 2012, by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 453 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on April 7, 2012, by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin. 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on July 4, 2010, by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin.