12 E. Gilman St. Built 1860 Demolished to make way for the
National Guardian Life Ins Building
Built for William Vilas by Julian Clarke.
William Freeman Vilas
Son of Madison's 4th mayor Levi Vilas.
More on his life.
William & Anna Interred at Forest Hill Cemetery.
October 7--10, 1887 - "President and Mrs. Cleveland visit, stay
with U.S. Postmaster-General William F. Vilas at his 12 E. Gilman street mansion."