1915This frame building is the third boat house on the site. The site symbolizes the importance of pleasure boating in Madison in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. The original boat yards and house were operated by Charles Bernard in the 1850's. His son William built this structure, which was purchased by Harry Hoover in 1943.
|Series||This marker is part of the Wisconsin: Madison Landmarks Commission series|
|Placed By||The Madison Landmarks Commission|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Friday, October 17th, 2014 at 8:18pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16T E 306081 N 4772714|
|Decimal Degrees||43.08235000, -89.38226667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 43° 4.941', W 89° 22.936'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||43° 4' 56.46" N, 89° 22' 56.16" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 640 E Gorham St, Madison WI 53703, US|
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