Madison in Dane County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
College of Agricultural and Life Sciences
This marker is made possible by a grant from the UW Foundation
Erected 2001 by the UW Foundation.
Marker series. This marker is included in the University of Wisconsin marker series.
Location. 43° 4.433′ N, 89° 24.675′ W. Marker is in Madison, Wisconsin, in Dane County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Babcock Drive and University Avenue, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. The marker is at the west entrance to the Biochemistry Building, which is opposite the main entrance on Henry Mall, on the campus of the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Marker is at or near this postal address: 420 Henry Mall, Madison WI 53706, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Discovery of Vitamins A and B ( a few steps from this marker); Controlling Blood Clotting First Chemical Synthesis of a Gene ( within shouting distance of this marker); Treatment of Iron Deficiency Anemia ( within shouting distance of this marker); Pioneering Bacterial Genetics ( within shouting distance of this marker); Pioneering Human Genetics ( about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Vitamin D Production Ends Rickets ( about 300 feet away); Genetically Superior Crops ( about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Madison.
More about this marker. The marker is part of a series commemorating the sesquicentennial of the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Categories. • Education • Science & Medicine •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 3, 2012, by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 328 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 3, 2012, by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin.