Madison facts for kids

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James Madison was one of the Founding Fathers of the United States. Many things were named for him:


Place names


  • Madison Avenue (Manhattan), a famous avenue in New York City
  • Madison Street (Chicago), a major thoroughfare
  • Madison Street (Manhattan)

Green places

  • Madison Blue Springs State Park
  • Madison River, in Wyoming and Montana
  • Madison Square, a public park in New York City
  • Mount Madison, in the White Mountains of New Hampshire



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