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

Pat Richter

 
 
Pat Richter Marker image. Click for full size.
By William J. Toman, August 5, 2011
1. Pat Richter Marker
Inscription.
Nine-time letterwinner in football, basketball, and baseball

Consensus All-America end in 1962

Two-time first-team All-Big Ten selection

Nation's leading receiver in 1961

Big Ten's leading receiver in 1961 and 1962

Then Rose Bowl-record 11 catches for 163 yards vs. No. 1 USC in 1963

Academic All-American in 1962

First-round NFL draft choice and eight-year member of the Washington Redskins

Academic All-America Hall of Fame member and NCAA Silver Anniversary Award recipient

College Football, UW Athletics, and Rose Bowl Hall of Fame member

UW Director of Athletics from 1989-2004

 
Location. 43° 4.136′ N, 89° 24.717′ W. Marker is in Madison, Wisconsin, in Dane County. Marker is at the intersection of Monroe Street and Regent Street, on the right when traveling south on Monroe Street. Touch for map. The marker is to the left of the entrance to Kellner Hall at Gate 1 of the Camp Randall football stadium, behind the statue of Pat Richter. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1440 Monroe Street, Madison WI 53711, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Barry Alvarez (here, next to this marker); University of Wisconsin Field House
Pat Richter Marker image. Click for full size.
By William J. Toman, August 5, 2011
2. Pat Richter Marker
The marker is behind the statue.
(within shouting distance of this marker); Camp Randall (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Terrace Homes Apartments (approx. 0.2 miles away); Fire Station #4 (approx. 0.2 miles away); Edward Klief Park (approx. 0.3 miles away); Ely House (approx. 0.3 miles away); Smith-Ogg House (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Madison.
 
Categories. Notable PersonsSports
 
Pat Richter Pennant image. Click for full size.
By William J. Toman, August 5, 2011
3. Pat Richter Pennant
This pennant is to the left of Gate 1 for Camp Randall Stadium.
Pat Richter Statue image. Click for full size.
By William J. Toman, August 5, 2011
4. Pat Richter Statue
Kellner Hall is the home of the UW Athletic Department. The Pat Richter statue and marker are to the left of the entrance.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 6, 2011, by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 300 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 6, 2011, by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin.
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