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ID: 7013966
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/tgn/7013966

 

Record Type: administrative
Hierarchy of Madison (inhabited place)  Madison (inhabited place)

Coordinates:
Lat: 43 04 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 43.0667  decimal degrees
Long: 089 24 00 W  degrees minutes   Long: -89.4000  decimal degrees

Note: S central Wisconsin; situated partially on isthmus between Lake Mendota & Lake Monona; site of Unitarian Church designed by Frank Lloyd Wright; state capitol building contains legislative library organized by Charles McCarthy.

Names:
Madison (preferred,C,V)

Hierarchical Position:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of North and Central America (continent)  ....  North and Central America (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of United States (nation)  ........  United States (nation) (P)
Hierarchy of Wisconsin (state)  ............  Wisconsin (state) (P)
Hierarchy of Dane (county)  ................  Dane (county) (P)
Hierarchy of Madison (inhabited place)  ....................  Madison (inhabited place) (P)

Place Types:
inhabited place (preferred, C)  ............  founded by James Duane Doty 1836
city (C)  ............  incorporated 1856
state capital (C)
county seat (C)
university center (C)

Related geographic places:
capital of ....  Wisconsin .......... (state)
..................  (World, North and Central America, United States) [7007922]

Sources and Contributors:
Madison..........  [BHA, GRLPSC, VP Preferred]
.................  Canby, Historic Places (1984) II, 547
.................  Columbia Lippincott Gazetteer (1961)
.................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) VII, 656
.................  USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS55009931
.................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984)
Subject: .....  [BHA, GRLPSC, VP]
..................  Canby, Historic Places (1984) II, 547
..................  Columbia Lippincott Gazetteer (1961)
..................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) VII, 656
..................  USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS55009931
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984)
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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