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Poets Square

There is a neighborhood in Tucson that is known as Poets Square because the many of the area streets are named after famous poets. Some of the street names are: Poe, Burn, Walt Whitman and Oliver Wendell Holmes. The boundaries of this neighborhood are: East Fifth Street on the north, North Swan on the east, North Columbus Boulevard on the west and East Broadway on the south.

“Where’d that name come from? Well, neighbor,…” Arizona Daily Star. July 20, 2008. Page B1.

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