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Manhattan in New York County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Rhinelander Building

 
 
Rhinelander Building Marker image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner
1. Rhinelander Building Marker
Inscription. These five Greek Revival columns were retained from the original facade of the 19th century Rhinelander Building, which formerly stood on this site.
 
Location. 40° 42.711′ N, 74° 0.106′ W. Marker is in Manhattan, New York, in New York County. Marker can be reached from Madison Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: New York NY 10007, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Sugar House - Prison Window (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); First National Sunday School Convention (about 400 feet away); Municipal Building (about 700 feet away); Civic Center (approx. 0.2 miles away); First Presidential Mansion (approx. 0.2 miles away); Horace Greeley (approx. 0.2 miles away); Joseph Pulitizer (approx. 0.2 miles away); FishBridge Park (approx. 0.2 miles away).
 
More about this marker. The Rhinelander Building is long gone, but these remaining columns can be seen on Madison Street behind the NYPD Headquarters.
Due to post 9-11 security concerns at the NYPD Headquarters building, a fence along Madison Street removes all casual access to the site.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Rhinelander Building Columns and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner
2. Rhinelander Building Columns and Marker
The Rhinelander Building is long gone, but these remaining columns can be found on Madison Street behind the NYPD Headquarters
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 2, 2017. This page originally submitted on August 30, 2011, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. This page has been viewed 572 times since then and 38 times this year. Last updated on June 29, 2017, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 1, 2011, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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