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List of Pennsylvania state historical markers in Allegheny County

File:Map of Pennsylvania highlighting Allegheny County.svg
Location of Allegheny County in Pennsylvania

This is a list of the Pennsylvania state historical markers in Allegheny County.

This is intended to be a complete list of the official state historical markers placed in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania by the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission (PHMC). The locations of the historical markers, as well as the latitude and longitude coordinates as provided by the PHMC's database, are included below when available. There are currently 148 historical markers located in Allegheny County.[1]


Historical markers

Marker title Image Date dedicated Location Marker type Topics
1909 McKee's Rocks Strike 100px Saturday, October 14, 2000 -80.06258 name=1909 McKee's Rocks Strike

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Roadside Labor
1st Drive-In Filling Station 100px Tuesday, July 11, 2000 -79.93066 name=1st Drive-In Filling Station

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City Business & Industry, Oil & Gas, Transportation
Allegheny Arsenal 100px Thursday, June 1, 1967 -79.9605 name=Allegheny Arsenal

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City Civil War, French & Indian War, Military
Allegheny Cotton Mill Strikes 100px Monday, October 01, 2007 -80.00258 name=Allegheny Cotton Mill Strikes

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City Government & Politics 19th Century, Labor, Mills
Allegheny County 100px Thursday, December 30, 1982 County Courthouse (courtyard), Grant Street between 5th & Forbes Avenues, Pittsburgh
40°26′19″N 79°59′47″W / 40.438673°N 79.996396°W / 40.438673; -79.996396 (Allegheny County){{#coordinates:40.438673|-79.996396
name=Allegheny County

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City Business & Industry, Government & Politics, Government & Politics 18th Century, Iron, Steel
Allegheny Observatory 100px Friday, November 02, 1979 Riverview Avenue in Riverview Park (off US 19) near Observatory, Observatory Hill, Pittsburgh
40°28′58″N 80°01′06″W / 40.48274°N 80.01831°W / 40.48274; -80.01831 (Allegheny Observatory){{#coordinates:40.48274|-80.01831
name=Allegheny Observatory

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City Education, Medicine & Science, Transportation
Andrew Carnegie (1835-1919) 100px Thursday, April 18, 1996 -79.95168 name=Andrew Carnegie

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City Business & Industry, Education, Ethnic & Immigration, Professions & Vocations, Steel
Art Blakey (1919-1990) 100px Sunday, August 26, 2007 -79.97358 name=Art Blakey

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City African American, Music & Theater, Performers
Arthur J. Rooney (1901-1988) 100px Friday, June 03, 2005 -79.799300 name=Arthur J. Rooney

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Roadside Ethnic & Immigration, Football, Sports
August Wilson (1945-2005) 100px Wednesday, May 30, 2007 -79.98542 name=August Wilson

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Roadside African American, Music & Theater, Writers
Avery College 100px Monday, January 01, 1968 -79.998363 name=Avery College

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City African American, Education, Religion
Barney Dreyfuss (1865-1932) 100px Thursday, June 30, 2005 Posvar Hall, Roberto Clemente & Schenley Drives, University of Pittsburgh, Oakland section
40°26′30″N 79°57′11″W / 40.4416°N 79.95296°W / 40.4416; -79.95296 (Barney Dreyfuss){{#coordinates:40.4416|-79.95296
name=Barney Dreyfuss

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City Baseball, Entrepreneurs, Sports
Bethel A.M.E. Church 100px Sunday, September 24, 1995 -80.0005 name=Bethel A.M.E. Church

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City African American, Civil Rights, Education, Religion
Bethel Presbyterian Church 100px Tuesday, August 21, 1951 2999 Bethel Church Road between PA 88 & US 19, Bethel Park
40°20′11″N 80°02′53″W / 40.336476°N 80.047926°W / 40.336476; -80.047926 (Bethel Presbyterian Church){{#coordinates:40.336476|-80.047926
name=Bethel Presbyterian Church

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Roadside Buildings, Education, Religion
Billy Eckstine (1914-1993) 100px Sunday, July 31, 1994 -79.919250 name=Billy Eckstine

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City African American, Performers
Bost Building 100px Tuesday, July 07, 1992 -79.904394 name=Bost Building

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City Buildings, Iron, Labor, Publishing, Steel
Bouquet Camp 100px Saturday, December 21, 1946 -79.81905 name=Bouquet Camp

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Roadside Forts, French & Indian War, Military, Roads
Bower Hill Friday, August 23, 1996 -80.08614 name=Bower Hill

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Roadside African American, American Revolution, George Washington, Mansions & Manors, Military, Whiskey Rebellion
Braddock's Crossing 100px Monday, August 24, 1964 -79.86292 name=Braddock's Crossing

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Roadside French & Indian War, Military, Native American
Braddock's Defeat 100px Saturday, February 28, 1948 -79.86343 name=Braddock's Defeat

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Roadside Forts, French & Indian War, Military, Native American
Braddock's Defeat 100px Saturday, February 28, 1948 US 30, north side, S of I-376 exit 10, Forest Hills (Missing)
Roadside French & Indian War, Military, Native American
Braddock's Field 100px Monday, September 12, 1994 -79.863265 name=Braddock's Field

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Roadside Government & Politics, Military, Whiskey Rebellion
Carnegie Hero Fund Commission 100px 1995 -79.79061 name=Carnegie Hero Fund Commission

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Roadside Business & Industry
Carnegie Library of Homestead Swim Team 100px Saturday, August 14, 2004 -79.90314 name=Carnegie Library of Homestead Swim Team

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City Sports, Women
Charles Martin Hall (1863-1914) 100px Sunday, March 01, 1998 -79.9707 name=Charles Martin Hall

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City Business & Industry, Electricity, Entrepreneurs, Invention
Charles Taze Russell (1852-1916) 100px Monday, May 08, 2000 Allegheny Center, East Commons, at New Hazlett Theater (formerly Carnegie Hall), Pittsburgh
40°27′10″N 80°00′18″W / 40.45274°N 80.00488°W / 40.45274; -80.00488 (Charles Taze Russell){{#coordinates:40.45274|-80.00488
name=Charles Taze Russell

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City Buildings, Houses & Homesteads, Religion
Chartier's Town 100px Thursday, December 19, 1946 PA 28 at Tarentum (Missing)
City Business & Industry, Cities & Towns, Early Settlement, Native American
Clinton Furnace 100px Thursday, September 02, 2004 Bessemer Court at Station Square, Pittsburgh
40°26′03″N 80°00′16″W / 40.434284°N 80.004582°W / 40.434284; -80.004582 (Clinton Furnace){{#coordinates:40.434284|-80.004582
name=Clinton Furnace

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Roadside Business & Industry, Furnaces, Iron
Crawford Grill 100px Saturday, April 07, 2001 -79.977943 name=Crawford Grill

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City African American, Music & Theater
Daisy E. Lampkin 100px Sunday, August 08, 1993 -79.97201 name=Daisy E. Lampkin

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City African American, Government & Politics, Government & Politics 20th Century, Women
David L. Lawrence 100px Thursday, February 28, 1985 Point State Park, Pittsburgh (Missing)
City Government & Politics, Government & Politics 19th Century, Governors
Davis Island Lock & Dam 100px Saturday, July 04, 1987 -80.06416 name=Davis Island Rock & Dam

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Roadside Environment
Dravo Corporation Shipyard 100px Friday, August 18, 1995 -80.12971 name=Dravo Corporation Shipyard

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Roadside Business & Industry, Entrepreneurs
Duquesne Steel Works 100px Sunday, October 12, 1997 -79.84241 name=Duquesne Steel Works

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City Business & Industry, Entrepreneurs
Duquesne University 100px Thursday, October 05, 1978 -79.99285 name=Duquesne University

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City Education, Ethnic & Immigration, Religion
Elizabeth 100px Friday, December 20, 1946 -79.88489 name=Elizabeth

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Roadside Business & Industry, Transportation
Ethelbert Nevin 100px Friday, May 07, 1948 -80.19664 name=Ethelbert Nevin

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Roadside Music & Theater, Writers
Ethelbert Nevin 100px Friday, May 07, 1948 Ohio River Boulevard (PA 65), west side, at Edgeworth Lane (MISSING)
Roadside Music & Theater
Ferris Wheel Inventor 100px 1967 West Commons, Arch Street near South Diamond (MARKER NOT YET REINSTALLED)
City George Washington, Invention, Professions & Vocations, Sports
First Aluminum Observatory Dome 100px Saturday, June 27, 1998 -80.012819 name=First Aluminum Observatory Dome

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Roadside Education, Environment, Invention, Medicine & Science
First Mining of Pittsburgh Coal 100px Thursday, April 18, 1985 Grandview Avenue between Ulysses & Bertha Streets, Mt. Washington (Pittsburgh)
40°26′04″N 80°00′41″W / 40.43438°N 80.01127°W / 40.43438; -80.01127 (First Mining of Pittsburgh Coal){{#coordinates:40.43438|-80.01127
name=First Mining of Pittsburgh Coal

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City Business & Industry, Coal
First Professional Football Game 100px Tuesday, November 03, 1992 North Shore Drive & Art Rooney Drive, near Heinz Field, North Shore (Pittsburgh)
40°26′44″N 80°00′49″W / 40.44546°N 80.0137°W / 40.44546; -80.0137 (First Professional Football Game){{#coordinates:40.44546|-80.0137
name=First Professional Football Game

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Roadside Football, Sports
First World Series 100px Friday, September 18, 1998 Riverwalk near PNC Park and the water steps, North Shore (Pittsburgh)
40°26′43″N 80°00′33″W / 40.445401°N 80.009171°W / 40.445401; -80.009171 (First World Series){{#coordinates:40.445401|-80.009171
name=First World Series

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Roadside Baseball, Sports
Forbes Field 100px Friday, July 07, 2006 3950 Roberto Clemente Drive near South Bouquet Street, by remaining Forbes Field wall, Pitt campus, Oakland (Pittsburgh)
40°26′29″N 79°57′10″W / 40.44146°N 79.95282°W / 40.44146; -79.95282 (Forbes Field){{#coordinates:40.44146|-79.95282
name=Forbes Field

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Roadside Baseball, Football, Sports
Forbes Road (Bouquet's Breastworks) 100px Wednesday, July 09, 1952 -79.7528 name=Forbes Road Bouquet's Breastworks

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Roadside French & Indian War, Military
Forbes Road, 1758, Fort Bedford to Fort Duquesne - Fort Duquesne End (PLAQUE) 100px 1930 -80.00967 name=Forbes Road, 1758, Fort Bedford to Fort Duquesne - Fort Duquesne End

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Plaque Forts, French & Indian War, Military, Roads
Forbes Road, 1758, Fort Bedford to Fort Duquesne - The Bouquet Encampment (PLAQUE) 100px 1930 -79.81918 name=Forbes Road, 1758, Fort Bedford to Fort Duquesne - The Bouquet Encampment

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Plaque French & Indian War, Military, Roads
Fort Duquesne 100px Friday, May 08, 1959 Point State Park, main entrance at Commonwealth Place, Pittsburgh (MISSING)
City Forts, French & Indian War, Military
Fort Lafayette 100px Monday, December 1, 1958 -79.99834 name=Fort Lafayette

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City Forts, Military, Native American, War of 1812
Fort Pitt 100px Friday, May 8, 1959 Point State Park, main entrance Commonwealth Place, Pittsburgh (MISSING)
City Forts, French & Indian War, Military
Fort Pitt Blockhouse 100px Friday, May 8, 1959 Point State Park, main entrance Commonwealth Place, Pittsburgh (MISSING)
City Forts, French & Indian War, Military
Fort Prince George 100px Friday, May 8, 1959 Point State Park, main entrance Commonwealth Place, Pittsburgh (MISSING)
City Forts, French & Indian War, George Washington, Military
Founding Convention of the AFL 100px Wednesday, September 24, 1997 Northwest corner of Mellon Park, between 5th & 6th Streets, opposite William Penn Hotel, Pittsburgh
40°26′27″N 79°59′51″W / 40.4409°N 79.9975°W / 40.4409; -79.9975 (Founding Convention of the AFL){{#coordinates:40.4409|-79.9975
name=Founding Convention of the AFL

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City Labor
Founding Convention of the CIO 100px Tuesday, September 23, 1997 -80.00448 name=Founding Convention of the CIO

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City Labor
Founding of Ironworkers Union 100px Saturday, May 22, 1999 -79.99854 name=Founding of Ironworkers Union

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City Iron, Labor
Frances Perkins 100px Saturday, October 4, 2003 Southwest corner of 9th Avenue & Amity Street, at police station, Homestead
40°24′23″N 79°54′37″W / 40.40628°N 79.91019°W / 40.40628; -79.91019 (Frances Perkins){{#coordinates:40.40628|-79.91019
name=Frances Perkins

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City Government & Politics 20th Century, Labor, Steel, Women
Frank Conrad (1874-1941) 100px Saturday, December 1, 1990 -79.891436 name=Frank Conrad

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City Business & Industry, Entrepreneurs
Frank E. Bolden (1912-2003) 100px Thursday, September 30, 2004 2621 Centre Avenue, across from YMCA, Hill District (Pittsburgh)
40°26′48″N 79°58′04″W / 40.4468°N 79.96774°W / 40.4468; -79.96774 (Frank E. Bolden){{#coordinates:40.4468|-79.96774
name=Frank E. Bolden

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City African American, Military Post-Civil War, Publishing, Writers
Frank Vittor (1888-1968) 100px Sunday, October 12, 2008 At Columbus statue in Schenley Park, Schenley Drive & Frew Street Extension, Oakland (Pittsburgh)
40°26′26″N 79°56′54″W / 40.440433°N 79.948300°W / 40.440433; -79.948300 (Frank Vittor){{#coordinates:40.440433|-79.948300
name=Frank Vittor

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Roadside Artists, Ethnic & Immigration
Gen. Matthew B. Ridgway (1895-1993) 100px Saturday, November 6, 1999 -79.86756 name=Gen. Matthew B. Ridgway

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Roadside Military, Military Post-Civil War
George Westinghouse 100px Friday, May 7, 1948 US 30 at west end of George Westinghouse Bridge over Turtle Creek, Turtle Creek
40°23′42″N 79°50′20″W / 40.39487°N 79.83875°W / 40.39487; -79.83875 (George Westinghouse){{#coordinates:40.39487|-79.83875
name=George Westinghouse

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Roadside Business & Industry, Electricity, Entrepreneurs, Invention
George Westinghouse 100px Monday, December 23, 1946 US 30 at east end of George Westinghouse Bridge over Turtle Creek, Turtle Creek (MISSING)
Roadside Business & Industry, Electricity, Entrepreneurs, Invention
Great Steel Strike of 1919, The 100px Friday, September 23, 1994 -79.8622 name=Great Steel Strike of 1919, The

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City Government & Politics, Labor, Steel
Greenlee Field 100px Friday, July 17, 2009 -79.973 name=Greenlee Field

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City African American, Football, Sports
Hand's Hospital 100px Tuesday, December 24, 1946 -80.07339 name=Hand's Hospital

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Roadside French & Indian War, Military
Heidelberg Raceway and Sports Arena 100px Sunday, July 15, 2012 -80.091450 name=Allegheny Cotton Mill Strikes

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City Performers, Railroads, Sports & Recreation
Helen Richey (1909-1947) 100px Tuesday, October 1, 2002 -79.82724 name=Helen Richey

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Roadside Education, Military, Military Post-Civil War, Professions & Vocations, Transportation, Women
Henry Clay Frick (1848-1919) 100px Tuesday, December 10, 1946 Grant Street near 5th Avenue, in median at Frick Bldg., Pittsburgh
40°26′21″N 79°59′49″W / 40.43928°N 79.996884°W / 40.43928; -79.996884 (Henry Clay Frick){{#coordinates:40.43928|-79.996884
name=Henry Clay Frick

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City Business & Industry, Coal
Henry J. Heinz (1844-1919) 100px Wednesday, September 14, 1994 -79.992673 name=Henry J. Heinz

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City Business & Industry, Entrepreneurs
Homestead Grays, The 100px Wednesday, September 27, 2000 -79.912121 name=Homestead Grays

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Roadside African American, Baseball, Sports
Homestead Strike 100px Wednesday, July 1, 1992 -79.89711 name=Homestead Strike

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City Government & Politics, Labor
Homestead Strike Victims 100px Sunday, July 11, 1993 -79.9019 name=Homestead Strike Victims

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Roadside Labor
Honus Wagner (1874-1955) 100px Saturday, August 29, 1998 -80.088843 name=Honus Wagner

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Roadside Baseball, Ethnic & Immigration, Sports
James Hay Reed 100px Monday, December 1, 1958 Carnegie Science Center (south of North Commons), North Side (Pittsburgh)
40°27′12″N 80°00′21″W / 40.45321°N 80.00587°W / 40.45321; -80.00587 (James Hay Reed){{#coordinates:40.45321|-80.00587
name=James Hay Reed

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City Business & Industry, Professions & Vocations
Jane Grey Swisshelm 100px Monday, September 14, 1959 -79.89134 name=Jane Grey Swisshelm

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Roadside Civil Rights, Civil War, Medicine & Science, Women, Writers
Jane Holmes (1805-1885) 100px Tuesday, May 29, 2007 -79.95295 name=Jane Holmes

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City Women
John A. Roebling (1806-1869) 100px 1996 Smithfield Street Bridge, Station Square (Pittsburgh)
40°26′00″N 80°00′12″W / 40.43335°N 80.00328°W / 40.43335; -80.00328 (John A. Roebling){{#coordinates:40.43335|-80.00328
name=John A. Roebling

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City Bridges, Transportation
John M. Phillips (1861-1953) 100px Saturday, October 31, 2009 -79.9852 name=John M. Phillips

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City Government & Politics 19th Century, Government & Politics 20th Century, Professions & Vocations
John Scull (1765-1828) 100px Monday, December 1, 1958 -80.00376 name=John Scull

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City Business & Industry, Professions & Vocations, Publishing
John T. Comès (1873-1922) 100px Sunday, January 27, 2013 -79.86764 name=John T. Comès (1873-1922)

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City Buildings & Architecture, Professions & Vocations, Religion, Writers
Johnny Unitas (1933-2002) 100px Saturday, September 4, 2004 -79.96268 name=Johnny Unitas

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City Football, Sports
Joshua (Josh) Gibson (1911-1947) 100px Monday, September 23, 1996 -79.97754 name=Joshua "Josh" Gibson

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City African American, Baseball, Sports
Joshua Meeks (1731-1818) 100px Wednesday, May 07, 2008 -80.212178 name=Joshua Meeks

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Roadside American Revolution, Early Settlement, Education, Government & Politics 18th Century, Military
K. Leroy Irvis (1916-2006) 100px Thursday, April 3, 2008 2170 Centre Avenue, Hill District (Pittsburgh)(MISSING)
Roadside African American, Civil Rights, Education, Government & Politics 20th Century, Labor
Kennedy-Nixon Taft-Hartley Debate 100px Saturday, June 23, 2012 -79.86764 name=Kennedy-Nixon Taft-Hartley Debate

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City Politics, Labor Unions
Kennywood Park 100px Wednesday, August 5, 1992 -79.86564 name=Kennywood Park

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Roadside Sports
Kier Refinery 100px Monday, March 16, 1959 -79.99405 name=Kier Refinery

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City Business & Industry, Entrepreneurs
Kuskusky Path 100px Sunday, August 24, 2008 -80.080242 name=Kuskusky Path

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Roadside Early Settlement, Military, Native American, Paths & Trails, Transportation
Lewis and Clark Expedition 100px Thursday, August 28, 2008 -79.9952 name=Lewis and Clark Expedition

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City Exploration
Martha Graham (1894-1991) 100px June 7, 2008 -80.016865 name=Martha Graham

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City Education, Music & Theater, Performers, Women
Martin R. Delany (1812-1885) 100px May 11, 1995 -80.00325 name=Martin R. Delany

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City African American, Civil War, Military, Professions & Vocations, Publishing
Mary Cassatt (1844-1926) 100px May 22, 2004 -80.01809 name=Mary Cassatt

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City Artists, Women
Mary Harris "Mother" Jones 100px October 4, 2003 -79.91016 name=Mary Harris "Mother" Jones

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City Government & Politics 20th Century, Labor, Steel, Women
Mary Lou Williams (1910-1981) 100px November 30, 1996 -79.91209 name=Mary Lou Williams

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City African American, Music & Theater, Performers, Women
McClurg Iron Foundry 100px May 11, 1955 Boulevard of the Allies, just west of Market Street (MISSING)
City Buildings, Business & Industry, Military, War of 1812
McKees Rocks Mound 100px May 18, 2002 -80.05156 name=McKees Rocks Mound

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City Native American
Mercy Hospital 100px May 27, 1994 -79.98489 name=Mercy Hospital

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City Education, Professions & Vocations, Religion, Women
Michael A. Musmanno (1897-1968) 100px October 11, 1993 -80.06998 name=Michael A. Musmanno

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Roadside Government & Politics, Government & Politics 20th Century, Writers
Monongahela River Navigation System 100px June 18, 2012 -79.900161 name=Monongahela River Navigation System

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Roadside Business & Industry, Coal, Government & Politics 19th Century, Iron & Steel, Navigation, Transportation
Mooncrest 100px April 15, 2004 -80.191103 name=Mooncrest

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City Business & Industry, Government & Politics 20th Century, Labor, Military, Military Post-Civil War
National Negro Opera Company 100px September 25, 1994 -79.89571 name=National Negro Opera Company

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City African American, Music & Theater
National Tube Works 100px January 15, 1991 -79.8604 name=National Tube Works

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City Business & Industry, Oil & Gas
Neville House 100px August 12, 1947 -80.09621 name=Neville House

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Roadside American Revolution, Houses & Homesteads, Military, Whiskey Rebellion
Old St. Luke's Church 100px July 14, 2001 -80.09067 name=Old St. Luke's Church

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Roadside Buildings, Early Settlement, French & Indian War, Military, Religion, Whiskey Rebellion
Pennsylvania Canal 100px December 1, 1958 -79.99289 name=Pennsylvania Canal

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City Canals, Navigation, Transportation
Pioneer Short-Wave Station 100px November 2, 1997 -79.84138 name=Pioneer Short-Wave Station

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City Business & Industry
Pittsburgh 100px December 21, 1946 PA 51 at south city line, near Stewart Avenue (MISSING)
Roadside Cities & Towns, Early Settlement, Forts, Government & Politics, Steel
Pittsburgh 100px December 18, 1946 -80.08066 name=Pittsburgh

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Roadside Cities & Towns, Early Settlement, Forts, Government & Politics, Steel
Pittsburgh 100px December 23, 1946 PA 65 (Ohio River Boulevard), north city line (MISSING)
Roadside Cities & Towns, Early Settlement, Forts, Government & Politics, Steel
Pittsburgh 100px December 18, 1946 -79.857575 name=Pittsburgh

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Roadside Cities & Towns, Early Settlement, Forts, Government & Politics, Steel
Pittsburgh 100px December 18, 1946 PA 8 & PA 28, Millvale (MISSING)
Roadside Cities & Towns, Early Settlement, Forts, Government & Politics, Steel
Pittsburgh 100px December 21, 1946 Perrysville Road (US 19), near St. Benedict's Academy, north of city line (MISSING)
Roadside Cities & Towns
Pittsburgh 100px December 18, 1946 PA 65 at north city line (MISSING)
Roadside Cities & Towns
Pittsburgh 100px December 18, 1946 US 19 north of city line (MISSING)
Roadside Cities & Towns
Pittsburgh Agreement (The) 100px May 31, 2001 -80.000314 name=Pittsburgh Agreement, The

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City Ethnic & Immigration, Government & Politics 20th Century
Pittsburgh Glass Works 100px October 2, 1997 -80.0174 name=Pittsburgh Glass Works

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City Business & Industry, Glass
Pittsburgh Grease Plant 100px September 18, 2000 -79.96909 name=Pittsburgh Grease Plant

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City Business & Industry, Military, Military Post-Civil War, Oil & Gas, Transportation
Pittsburgh Plate Glass Company 100px October 19, 1983 Plaza of PPG Place, between 4th Avenue & Market Square, Pittsburgh
40°26′25″N 80°00′10″W / 40.44017°N 80.00288°W / 40.44017; -80.00288 (Pittsburgh Plate Glass Company){{#coordinates:40.44017|-80.00288
name=Pittsburgh Plate Glass Company

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City Business & Industry, Glass
Pittsburgh Platform 100px October 10, 2007 -80.0019 name=Pittsburgh Platform

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City Religion
Polish Army 100px April 3, 1960 -79.980289 name=Polish Army

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City Ethnic & Immigration, Military, Military Post-Civil War
Presston 100px August 22, 2009 -80.062904 name=Presston

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Roadside Ethnic & Immigration, Government & Politics 20th Century, Labor, Steel
Queen Aliquippa 100px October 26, 2003 -79.83326 name=Queen Aliquippa

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Roadside French & Indian War, George Washington, Government & Politics 18th Century, Military, Native American, Women
Rachel Carson 100px May 20, 1988 Pittsburgh Street at Colfax Street, Springdale
40°32′28″N 79°47′02″W / 40.54105°N 79.78399°W / 40.54105; -79.78399 (Rachel Carson){{#coordinates:40.54105|-79.78399
name=Rachel Carson

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City Environment, Medicine & Science, Women, Writers
Radio Station KDKA 100px November 30, 1990 -80.00543 name=Radio Station KDKA

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City Business & Industry
Railroad Strike of 1877 100px September 23, 1997 -79.97491 name=Railroad Strike of 1877

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City Labor, Railroads, Transportation
Robert Lee Vann (1879-1940) 100px July 13, 1997 -79.967413 name=Robert Lee Vann

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City African American, Government & Politics, Government & Politics 20th Century, Professions & Vocations, Publishing
Salk Polio Vaccine 100px April 12, 2005 Salk Hall, University of Pittsburgh, Terrace Street at Sutherland Drive (across from Peterson Events Ctr.), Oakland (Pittsburgh)
40°26′34″N 79°57′44″W / 40.442763°N 79.96209°W / 40.442763; -79.96209 (Salk Polio Vaccine){{#coordinates:40.442763|-79.96209
name=Salk Polio Vaccine

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Roadside Invention, Medicine & Science
Shadyside Iron Furnace 100px December 1, 1958 -79.94173 name=Shadyside Iron Furnace

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City Business & Industry, Furnaces, Iron
Shannopin Town 100px December 1, 1958 -79.96358 name=Shannopin Town

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City Early Settlement, Native American
Shousetown Boatyard 100px June 14, 1987 -80.22081 name=Shousetown Boatyard

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City Business & Industry, Transportation
Sisters of Mercy 100px December 21, 1993 -79.999158 name=Sisters of Mercy

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City Ethnic & Immigration, Religion, Women
Site of the Western Penitentiary - PLAQUE 100px 1931 Eagle enclosure at the National Aviary, North Side (Pittsburgh)
40°27′12″N 80°00′37″W / 40.4532°N 80.01015°W / 40.4532; -80.01015 (Site of the Western Penitentiary - PLAQUE){{#coordinates:40.4532|-80.01015
name=Site of the Western Penitentiary - PLAQUE

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Plaque Civil War, Military, Police and Safety
Station WQED 100px August 20, 1964 4802 5th Avenue, Oakland (Pittsburgh)
40°26′50″N 79°56′40″W / 40.44717°N 79.94453°W / 40.44717; -79.94453 (Station WQED){{#coordinates:40.44717|-79.94453
name=Station WQED

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City Business & Industry, Education, Motion Pictures & Television
Steamboat "New Orleans" 100px Saturday, October 15, 2011 -79.996250 name=Steamboat "New Orleans"

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City Business & Industry, Exploration, Navigation, Transportation
Stephen C. Foster 100px July 4, 1976 -79.96374 name=Stephen C. Foster

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Roadside Music & Theater
Stephen C. Foster Memorial 100px December 1, 1958 Forbes Avenue just east of Bigelow Boulevard, Oakland (Pittsburgh)
40°26′37″N 79°57′09″W / 40.44354°N 79.95256°W / 40.44354; -79.95256 (Stephen C. Foster Memorial){{#coordinates:40.44354|-79.95256
name=Stephen C. Foster Memorial

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City Music & Theater, Writers
Three Rivers Stadium 100px November 26, 2007 Art Rooney Avenue, near North Shore Drive, Heinz Field, North Shore (Pittsburgh)
40°26′46″N 80°00′50″W / 40.44602°N 80.01387°W / 40.44602; -80.01387 (Three Rivers Stadium){{#coordinates:40.44602|-80.01387
name=Three Rivers Stadium

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Roadside Baseball, Football, Sports
Union Local 471 American Federation of Musicians 100px Saturday, June 23, 2012 -79.987400 name=Union Local 471 American Federation of Musicians

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Roadside African American, Labor, Music & Theater, Performers
United Steelworkers of America 100px June 17, 1986 -79.997501 name=United Steelworkers of America

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City Government & Politics 20th Century, Labor, Steel
University of Pittsburgh 100px November 2, 1979 Southeast corner, 5th Avenue & Bigelow Boulevard, Oakland (Pittsburgh)
40°26′40″N 79°57′16″W / 40.44444°N 79.95452°W / 40.44444; -79.95452 (University of Pittsburgh){{#coordinates:40.44444|-79.95452
name=University of Pittsburgh

}}

City Education
V.F.W. 100px September 16, 1967 5th Avenue & Bigelow Boulevard, at Wm. Pitt Union by bus stop, Oakland, Pittsburgh
40°26′39″N 79°57′16″W / 40.44416°N 79.95458°W / 40.44416; -79.95458 (V.F.W.){{#coordinates:40.44416|-79.95458
name=V.F.W.

}}

City Military, Military Post-Civil War
Victor Herbert (1859-1924) 100px Saturday, August 28, 2010 4400 Forbes Avenue, at Carnegie Mus. near Shakespeare statue, Oakland (Pittsburgh)
40°26′37″N 79°57′05″W / 40.443587°N 79.951356°W / 40.443587; -79.951356 (Victor Herbert){{#coordinates:40.443587|-79.951356
name=Victor Herbert

}}

City Ethnic & Immigration, Performers
Westinghouse Atom Smasher 100px Friday, June 3, 2005 -79.842308 name=Westinghouse Atom Smasher

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City Environment, Invention, Science & Medicine
Westinghouse Electric Corporation 100px October 1, 1986 -80.006217 name=Westinghouse Electric Corporation

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City Business & Industry, Electricity
Westinghouse Railroad Air Brake 100px Saturday, July 23, 2011 -79.979277 name=Westinghouse Railroad Air Brake

}}

City Invention, Railroads, Transportation
William "Billy" Strayhorn (1915-1967) 100px May 27, 1995 1101 North Murtland Street, at Westinghouse High School, Homewood (Pittsburgh)
40°27′38″N 79°54′01″W / 40.4606°N 79.9003°W / 40.4606; -79.9003 (William "Billy" Strayhorn){{#coordinates:40.4606|-79.9003
name=William "Billy" Strayhorn

}}

City African American, Music & Theater
William D. Boyce (1858-1929) 100px June 11, 1960 -79.75371 name=William D. Boyce

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Roadside Education
William T. Kerr (1868-1953) 100px June 12, 1992 -80.14012 name=William T. Kerr

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Roadside Government & Politics, Government & Politics 20th Century
Work Accidents and the Law (1910) 100px April 28, 2008 Market Square, Pittsburgh
40°26′26″N 80°00′10″W / 40.440488°N 80.002669°W / 40.440488; -80.002669 (Work Accidents and the Law 1910){{#coordinates:40.440488|-80.002669
name=Work Accidents and the Law 1910

}}

City Business & Industry, Government & Politics 20th Century, Labor, Women, Writers
Yohogania Courthouse 100px June 10, 1948 -79.911650 name=Yohogania Courthouse

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Roadside Government & Politics, Government & Politics 18th Century

See also

References

  1. ^ "PHMC Historical Markers Search" (SEARCHABLE DATABASE). Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission. Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Retrieved 2010-07-19. 

External links