"Elmside"

"Elmside" (HMS5B)

Location: Madison, WI 53704 Dane County
Country: United States of America

N 43° 5.581', W 89° 20.666'

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The Simeon and Maria Mills House

— 1863 —

This elegant Italian villa style house was constructed of native sandstone on the 191-acre country estate of Simeon and Maria Mills. An early pioneer from Ohio, Mills erected Madison's first store and was a banker, real estate developer and respected civic leader who was instrumental in the growth and prosperity of Madison. He was a founder of Madison's first insurance company, the first newspaper, two major railroads and helped establish the University of Wisconsin.
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HM NumberHMS5B
Series This marker is part of the Wisconsin: Madison Landmarks Commission series
Marker Number82
Year Placed1987
Placed ByThe Madison Landmarks Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, September 22nd, 2014 at 10:27am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16T E 309193 N 4773811
Decimal Degrees43.09301667, -89.34443333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 43° 5.581', W 89° 20.666'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds43° 5' 34.86" N, 89° 20' 39.96" W
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Area Code(s)608
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2709 Sommers Ave, Madison WI 53704, US
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