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April 18 meeting: Monks in our Midst!

Posted by eastsidehistorymadison on March 30, 2015

The Frank J. Allis house, known as San Damiano, in 1996

The Frank J. Allis house, known as San Damiano, in 1996

For our April meeting, the East Side History Club presents:

Monks in our Midst! History & Future of Frank Allis House/San Damiano

Saturday April 18, note: 2–4 pm

Meet at Pinney Branch Library, 204 Cottage Grove Road

$2 suggested donation

Ann Waidelich will discuss the Frank W. Allis House, now known as San Damiano, on Monona Drive. Constructed in 1888, it was given to the Norbertine Fathers in 1928 for use as a novitiate. The fate of the property is uncertain.

aerial view of the property

aerial view of the property

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