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.
Marker series. This marker is included in the University of Wisconsin marker series.
Location. 43° 4.529′ N, 89° 24.157′ W. Marker is in Madison, Wisconsin, in Dane County. Touch for map. The marker is near the southwest corner of the Education Building on Bascom Hill on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1000 Bascom Mall, Madison WI 53706, United States of America.
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 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.)
Categories. • Education • Notable Persons • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 18, 2010, by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 488 times since then and 18 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.