Zara Street

From Pittsburgh Streets
Zara Street
Neighborhood Knoxville
Origin of name Zara grape

Zara Street is named for the Zara grape, a variety grown on the Knox farm (the family after whom Knoxville is named).[1][2][3]


  1. Jean M. Goldstrom, ed. Knoxville Borough; a History: The story of a Pittsburgh community, 3rd ed., p. 15. Whortleberry Press, Pittsburgh, 2009. [view source]goldstrom
  2. "Community to observe 'Know Knoxville Week.'" Pittsburgh Press, Apr. 15, 1934, p. 12. 142935429. [view source]know-knoxville
  3. Bob Regan. The Names of Pittsburgh: How the city, neighborhoods, streets, parks and more got their names, p. 75. The Local History Company, Pittsburgh, 2009, ISBN 978-0-9770429-7-5. [view source]regan