Madison in Dane County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Edward Klief Park
On March 5, 1969, the playground was renamed in memory of Edward Klief (1882-1969.) Klief had been a Madison resident for 68 years and had fought to create this park. He had served as an alderman in the old Eleventh Ward from 1935 through 1937, and also served as an election official at the polls for many years.
Location. 43° 3.99′ N, 89° 24.432′ W. Marker is in Madison, Wisconsin, in Dane County. Marker is at the intersection of Milton Street and Orchard Street, on the right when traveling west on Milton Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Madison WI 53715, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Bowen House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Longfellow School (approx. ¼ mile away); Camp Randall (approx. ¼ mile away); Italian Workmen's Club (approx. 0.3 miles away); University of Wisconsin Field House (approx. 0.3 miles away); Barry Alvarez (approx. 0.3 miles away); Pat Richter (approx. 0.3 miles away); Bear (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Madison.
Categories. • Charity & Public Work • Notable Persons •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 18, 2011, by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 444 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 18, 2011, by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin.