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Tucson in Pima County, Arizona — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

Council Street

Miltenberg Street

 
 
Council Street Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, October 20, 2013
1. Council Street Marker
Marker is mounted horizontally in the sidewalk.
Inscription. Although they share the same alignment, during Arizona's Territorial period, Council Street and Miltenberg Street were divided by Stone Avenue. The alignment between Stone Avenue and Meyer Street was named Council Street, in reference to Tucson's town council, while the alignment east of Stone Avenue was named Miltenberg Street, after German immigrant, bakery owner, and politician, Frank Miltenberg (b.1854 – d.1913). today, only Council Street remains.
 
Erected 2013 by City of Tucson Historic Preservation Office.
 
Location. 32° 13.499′ N, 110° 58.457′ W. Marker is in Tucson, Arizona, in Pima County. Marker is at the intersection of West Council Street and North Court Avenue, on the right when traveling west on West Council Street. Click for map. Marker is on the northwest corner. Marker is in this post office area: Tucson AZ 85701, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Stork's Nest (within shouting distance of this marker); Court Street (within shouting distance of this marker); Meyer Street (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Siqueiros-Jácome House (about
Council Street Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, October 20, 2013
2. Council Street Marker
300 feet away); Leonardo Romero House (about 300 feet away); N.E. Corner Adobe Wall of Spanish Presidio of Tucson (about 300 feet away); Presidio Wall & Pithouse (about 400 feet away); La Casa Cordova (about 400 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Tucson.
 
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Council Street Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, October 20, 2013
3. Council Street Marker
View west on Council Street.
Tucson historic street lamp and sign post. image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, October 20, 2013
4. Tucson historic street lamp and sign post.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 317 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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