Lucille Clifton Historical

Lucille Clifton Historical (HM1WYT)

Location: Baltimore, MD 21223
Country: United States of America

N 39° 17.587', W 76° 38.933'

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Baltimore Black History

Lucille Clifton lived in West Baltimore from 1967. She became poet-in-residence at Coppin State University in 1971. By 1974, she had published two important collections of poetry that focused on black urban life at a very personal level. The strength, honesty and moral power of her work earned Clifton lasting fame. The State of Maryland named her Poet Laureate in 1979. In later years, she won leading poetry awards including the Robert Frost Medal and the Ruth Lilly Prize.
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Date Added Tuesday, February 21st, 2017 at 9:03pm PST -08:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 357807 N 4350600
Decimal Degrees39.29311667, -76.64888333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 17.587', W 76° 38.933'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 17' 35.22" N, 76° 38' 55.98" W
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Area Code(s)410
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 408-484 N Payson St, Baltimore MD 21223, US
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