Pittsburgh in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Robert Lee Vann
Erected 1997 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Location. 40° 26.818′ N, 79° 58.05′ W. Marker is in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, in Allegheny County. Marker is on Centre Avenue near Francis Avenue. Click for map. Located up from Frank E. Bolden marker in the Hill District of Pittsburgh. Marker is in this post office area: Pittsburgh PA 15219, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Frank E. Bolden (within shouting distance of this marker); Daisy E. Lampkin (approx. 0.3 miles away); Art Blakey (approx. 0.3 miles away); Greenlee Field (approx. 0.4 miles away); Salk Polio Vaccine (approx. 0.4 miles away); Joshua (Josh) Gibson (approx. half a mile away); Crawford Grill (approx. 0.6 miles away); Louis Mason, Jr (approx. 0.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Pittsburgh.
Also see . . .
1. The Pittsburgh Courier.
2. Robert Lee Vann - Behind the Marker.
3. Robert Lee Vann (1879-1940) | The Black Past: Remembered and Reclaimed.
4. Robert Lee Vann at FindAGrave.com.
Categories. • African Americans • Communications • Politics •
Credits. This page originally submitted on March 14, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 553 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 14, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. 3. submitted on July 7, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.