Franklin Avenue

Franklin Avenue (HM1BK7)

Location: Tucson, AZ 85701 Pima County
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N 32° 13.573', W 110° 58.402'

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Named in the 1870s after the military scout and surveyor, Charles Franklin (b. ca.1844-d.1924). In 1871, he served as a scout for General Crook, and a year later, helped Sidney W. Foreman complete the first formal survey of Tucson. "Charles Franklin" appears to have been an alias, and his real name was Albert Franklin Banta.
HM NumberHM1BK7
Year Placed2013
Placed ByCity of Tucson Historic Preservation Office
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, September 11th, 2014 at 11:31pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)12S E 502509 N 3565510
Decimal Degrees32.22621667, -110.97336667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 32° 13.573', W 110° 58.402'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds32° 13' 34.38" N, 110° 58' 24.12" W
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Area Code(s)520
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 90-98 W Franklin St, Tucson AZ 85701, US
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