Madison in Dane County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Eben and Rosaline Peck
Erected 1956 by John Bell Chapter D.A.R., replaced 1981.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
Location. 43° 4.5′ N, 89° 22.814′ W. Marker is in Madison, Wisconsin, in Dane County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of South Webster Street and King Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Madison WI 53703, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Peck Cabin (within shouting distance of this marker); Fess Hotel (within shouting distance of this marker); Dick-Eddy Buildings (within shouting distance of this marker); Philip Schoen Building (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); King Street Arcade (about 300 feet away); Madison Hotel (about 300 feet away); Suhr Bank Building (about 400 feet away); Bellevue Apartments (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Madison.
Also see . . .
1. Rosaline Peck. Picture and background from the Wisconsin Historical Society. (Submitted on October 13, 2010, by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin.)
2. Madison, a history of the formative years. On page 28 of this book, by David V. Mollenhoff, there is an account of the Peck's arrival and life in Wisconsin. (Submitted on October 14, 2010.)
Categories. • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 7, 2010, by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 688 times since then. Last updated on October 14, 2010, by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on October 7, 2010, by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.