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Madison in Dane County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

The School of Pharmacy

University of Wisconsin

 
 
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By William J. Toman, June 17, 2010
1. The School of Pharmacy Marker
Inscription. The School of Pharmacy, University of Wisconsin, which began on this site in 1883, pioneered in America the Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy as a professional degree (first awarded 1895) and the Doctor of Philosophy in pharmaceutical specialties as a research degree (first awarded 1902).
 
Erected 1974 by The American Institute of the History of Pharmacy on the 125th anniversary of the University.
 
Location. 43° 4.493′ N, 89° 24.195′ W. Marker is in Madison, Wisconsin, in Dane County. Marker can be reached from Lincoln Drive. Touch for map. The marker is on South Hall on Bascom Hill on the University of Wisconsin campus. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1055 Bascom Mall, Madison WI 53706, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Global Vision (a few steps from this marker); The First Dance (within shouting distance of this marker); North Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); Lincoln Statue (within shouting distance of this marker); Reform and Revolt (within shouting distance of this marker); The American Character
South Hall image. Click for full size.
By William J. Toman, June 17, 2010
2. South Hall
(about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Power of Ideas (about 300 feet away); Securing the Future (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Madison.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 17, 2010, by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 425 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 17, 2010, by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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