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James Hay Reed

 
 
James Hay Reed Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, August 21, 2012
1. James Hay Reed Marker
Inscription. Born Sept. 10, 1853, in a house standing in this square. Distinguished as a lawyer. Counselor to a majority of the leaders of business who built the corporations which made Pittsburgh leader in American industry.
 
Erected 1958 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Location. 40° 27.193′ N, 80° 0.357′ W. Marker is in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, in Allegheny County. Marker can be reached from Allegheny Square West east of West Commons. Click for map. Located near the rear of the Children's Museum. Marker is in this post office area: Pittsburgh PA 15212, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. First Free Public Library Building in the United States (within shouting distance of this marker); Buhl Planetarium and Institute of Popular Science (within shouting distance of this marker); Charles Taze Russell (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Allegheny Post Office (about 400 feet away); Old Allegheny Market House (about 400 feet away); Founding Convention of the CIO (about 600 feet away); Allegheny High School (about 600 feet away); Saint Peter Roman Catholic Church (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Pittsburgh.
 
Categories. Industry & Commerce
 
James Hay Reed Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, August 21, 2012
2. James Hay Reed Marker
James Hay Reed Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 20, 2014
3. James Hay Reed Marker
Reverse view of the marker. Picture taken from the rear parking area of the Pittsburgh Children's Museum which is fenced off from the marker.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 520 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.   3. submitted on , by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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