Philadelphia in Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
James Madison 4th President lived here
Fourth President of
the United States
the Bill of Rights
Lived here with
his "Famous Hostess" Wife
Erected by Philadelphila Historical Commission. (Marker Number 654.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Places. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #04 James Madison series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1796.
Location. 39° 56.843′ N, 75° 8.875′ W. Marker is in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in Philadelphia County. Marker is at the intersection of 4th Street and Walnut Street on 4th Street. http://www.visitphilly.com/history/philadelphia/dolley-todd-madison-house/. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Philadelphia PA 19106, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A Working-Class House in the Capital City (a few steps from this marker); Todd House (a few steps from this marker); Old St. Joseph's Roman Catholic Church The Philadelphia Contributionship (within shouting distance of this marker); Robert Morris (1734 - 1806) (within shouting distance of this marker); “Evangeline” (within shouting distance of this marker); A Backyard in the Capital City (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Rose Garden (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Philadelphia.
Also see . . . Dolley Todd (Madison) House. (Submitted on May 30, 2016, by Philip Gilson of Brooklyn, New York.)
Credits. This page was last revised on January 20, 2020. It was originally submitted on May 30, 2016, by Philip Gilson of Brooklyn, New York. This page has been viewed 305 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 30, 2016, by Philip Gilson of Brooklyn, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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