Madison in Dane County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Designated April 22, 2008
Erected 2012 by the Madison Landmarks Commission. (Marker Number 177.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Industry & Commerce. In addition, it is included in the Wisconsin, Madison Landmarks Commission series list. A significant historical date for this entry is April 22, 1886.
Location. 43° 4.576′ N, 89° 23.033′ W. Marker is in Madison, Wisconsin, in Dane County. Marker is at the intersection of North Pinckney Street and East Mifflin StreetTouch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 27 North Pinckney Street, Madison WI 53703, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Belmont Hotel (within shouting distance of this marker); Maeder Building / Ellsworth Block (within shouting distance of this marker); Draper Brothers Block (within shouting distance of this marker); Olson and Veerhusen Building / Hobbins Block (within shouting distance of this marker); American House (within shouting distance of this marker); Outdoor markets are a Madison tradition (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); American Exchange Bank (about 300 feet away); Capitol Square has long been the heart of the city (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Madison.
Regarding Winterbotham Building. According to the Madison Landmarks Commission, "The Lydia Winterbotham Building is a three-story Richardsonian Romanesque style (style named after architect H.H. Richardson) building constructed of brick with a rock-faced, cast concrete block front façade. Although the façade has been altered, and lost its projecting two-story oriel on the second and third floors, the building retains much of its Richardsonian Romanesque flavor. Alteration of the storefront was typical of commercial buildings, and detracts minimally from the
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Credits. This page was last revised on August 12, 2021. It was originally submitted on January 4, 2013, by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 405 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on January 4, 2013, by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin.