Elisha Keyes House

102 E. Gorham St.     Built 1853     Madison Landmark     Italinate     Architect Unknown
Elisha Keyes was Madison's 6th Mayor and is interred at Forest Hill Cemetery

1953 – Attic Angles Association opens first nursing home here.
1963 – Groves Woman’s Coop bought house from Attic Angles Ass.

The original front yard of this house has been preserved as Period Garden Park. Area residents campaigned successfully to protect this open space after plan to build a large apartment house on the site were announced. The park was dedicated in 1977.