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

Toole Avenue

 
 
Toole Avenue Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, October 27, 2013
1. Toole Avenue Marker
Inscription. Named during Arizona’s Territorial period after Tucson’s mayor, Dr. James Toole (b.1824-d.1884). Before serving in politics, he acted as Adjutant General for the Arizona Territory. He was also a surgeon and later a banker. Upon collapse of his bank, Toole took his own life.
 
Erected 2013 by City of Tucson Historic Preservation Office.
 
Location. 32° 13.37′ N, 110° 58.004′ W. Marker is in Tucson, Arizona, in Pima County. Marker is at the intersection of North Toole Avenue and North 5th Avenue, on the right when traveling north on North Toole Avenue. Click for map. Marker is mounted horizontally in the sidewalk, in front of the train station. 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. Southern Pacific Railroad (within shouting distance of this marker); Hotel Congress (within shouting distance of this marker); Congress Street (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Wyatt Earp Shot Frank Stilwell... (about 400 feet away); Locomotive 1673 (about 400 feet away); Historic Fourth Avenue Underpass
Toole Avenue Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, October 27, 2013
2. Toole Avenue Marker
(about 500 feet away); Fourth Avenue Underpass (about 500 feet away); Coronado Hotel (about 600 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Tucson.
 
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Toole Avenue image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, October 27, 2013
3. Toole Avenue
View northwest on Toole Avenue. Toole Avenue Marker is at lower right.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 341 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. 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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