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North Hall, University of Wisconsin

Madison, Wisconsin
County of Dane.
University of Wisconsin campus
National Register Number: 66000021
Resource type: Building.
Property type: Educational facility - related. The threat level was Satisfactory in
2008.
Congressional District: WI-2 Certified Local Government: YES
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Current use/information: Classroom and Office Building.

Statement of Significance (as of designation - December 21, 1965):
Constructed in 1851, this is the first structure built on the campus of the State university which pioneered in extension work, particularly in agricultural programs, and in the involvement of scholars in legislative and regulatory affairs on a non-partisan basis. Known as the "Wisconsin Idea", the univerity's innovative cooperative program stemmed from the concept that an enlightened public would best ensure a progressive America.

Condition:
The building appears to be well maintianed.

There are no changes since the last report.


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