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Montclair in Essex County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Madison Building

 
 
Madison Building Marker image. Click for full size.
By R. C., August 26, 2010
1. Madison Building Marker
Inscription.
1912
427 Bloomfield Avenue
Beaux Arts revival Style
Architect: Van Vleck & Goldsmith

Named for the Edward Madison Company, stationers, booksellers and printers, this building was designed with offices and studios and intended to bring together an association of arts, trades and professions under the Madison roof. Montclair's first elevator was installed in this building.
 
Erected by Montclair Historic Preservation Commission.
 
Location. 40° 48.805′ N, 74° 13.001′ W. Marker is in Montclair, New Jersey, in Essex County. Marker is on 427 Bloomfield Avenue. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Montclair NJ 07042, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Crane Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Hampton House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 45 Church Street Plaza (approx. 0.2 miles away); 40-46 Church Street (approx. 0.2 miles away); Station Square (approx. 0.2 miles away); First Primary School (approx. 0.3 miles away); Cranetown (approx. 0.3 miles away); 647 Bloomfield Avenue (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Montclair.
 
Regarding Madison Building.
Madison Building image. Click for full size.
By R. C., August 26, 2010
2. Madison Building
Upon reading that this building contained the city's first elevator, I wonder how many people used to go into the building just for the ride?
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Madison Building image. Click for full size.
By James True, August 19, 2011
3. Madison Building
 
 
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