New York in New York County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
(1887 - 1972)
Pulitzer prize-winning poet, baseball enthusiast
and lifelong New Yorker
Location. 40° 44.017′ N, 73° 59.857′ W. Marker is in New York, New York, in New York County. Marker is on West 9th Street east of Sixth Avenue, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 35 West 9th Street, New York NY 10011, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Emma Lazarus (within shouting distance of this marker); Birthplace of Galo Plaza Lasso (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Charles Ives (about 600 feet away); Eleanor Roosevelt (about 600 feet away); Jefferson Market Courthouse (about 600 feet away); Church of the Ascension (about 600 feet away); No. 22 Washington Square North (about 600 feet away); Edward I. Koch (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New York.
Also see . . .
1. Marianne Moore (Poetry Foundation). One of American literature’s foremost poets, Marianne Moore’s poetry is characterized by linguistic precision, keen and probing descriptions, and acute observations (Submitted on October 13, 2016.)
2. Marianne Moore, Portrait in a Minute (Youtube.com, 2 mins.). David C. Ward, historian at the National Portrait Gallery, discusses poet Marianne Moore. (Submitted on October 13, 2016.)
3. "What Are Years?" by Marianne Moore (Youtube.com, 80 secs.). (Submitted on October 13, 2016.)
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