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Madison in Morris County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Mead Hall

1836

 
 
Mead Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
By Alan Edelson, July 12, 2010
1. Mead Hall Marker
Inscription. Greek Revival mansion, built by William Gibbons, part of estate, "The Forest". Purchased 1868 by Daniel Drew for Drew Theological Seminary. Mansion named for Roxanne Mead Drew.
New Jersey Register of Historic Places
 
Erected by Morris County Heritage Commission.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the New Jersey, Morris County Heritage Commission marker series.
 
Location. 40° 45.75′ N, 74° 25.46′ W. Marker is in Madison, New Jersey, in Morris County. Marker can be reached from Madison Avenue, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Located on the grounds of Drew University. Marker is in this post office area: Madison NJ 07940, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Francis Asbury (within shouting distance of this marker); Bottle Hill Tavern (approx. 0.3 miles away); Sayre House (approx. 0.4 miles away but has been reported missing); Sayre Homestead (approx. 0.4 miles away); James Madison (approx. 0.6 miles away); Bethel A.M.E. Church (approx. 0.6 miles away); Miller's Station (approx. mile away); First Presbyterian Church of Chatham Township (approx. 0.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Madison.
 
Related marker.
Mead Hall image. Click for full size.
By Alan Edelson, July 12, 2010
2. Mead Hall
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. This page has been viewed 642 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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