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Madison Avenue Centennial

1836       1936

 
 
Madison Avenue Centennial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, March 26, 2011
1. Madison Avenue Centennial Marker
Inscription.
This tree
from the Virginia estate
of
former President James Madison
presented to the City of New York
by the
Fifth Avenue Association, Inc.
to commemorate the first centennial
of the opening of Madison Avenue.

 
Erected 1936 by Fifth Avenue Association, Inc.
 
Location. 40° 44.519′ N, 73° 59.26′ W. Marker is in New York, New York, in New York County. Marker can be reached from Madison Avenue, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is located on the east side of Madison Square Park. Marker is in this post office area: New York NY 10010, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Appellate Division of the Supreme Court (within shouting distance of this marker); David Glasgow Farragut (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); To Our Heroes (about 300 feet away); Eternal Light Flagstaff (about 300 feet away); Metropolitan Life Tower (about 300 feet away); Chester Alan Arthur (about 400 feet away); William H. Seward (about 400 feet away); Major General William Jenkins Worth (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New York.
 
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Marker in Madison Square Park image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, March 26, 2011
2. Marker in Madison Square Park
Madison Estate Tree image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, March 26, 2011
3. Madison Estate Tree
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 1, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 338 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on April 1, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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