Pittsburgh in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Founding of the Ironworkers Union
Erected 1999 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Location. 40° 26.196′ N, 79° 59.912′ W. Marker is in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, in Allegheny County. Marker is at the intersection of Grant Street and 1st Avenue, on the right when traveling north on Grant Street. Click for map. Located at Firstside Park. 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. United Steelworkers of America (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Bethel A.M.E. Church (about 600 feet away); University of Pittsburgh Log Schoolhouse (about 600 feet away); Smithfield Street Bridge (about 600 feet away); Steamboat "New Orleans" (about 700 feet away); Protest Against Removing War Munitions (approx. 0.2 miles away); County Office Building (approx. 0.2 miles away); Allegheny County (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Pittsburgh.
Also see . . .
1. Founding of the Ironworkers Union - Behind the Marker. ExplorePAhistory.com (Submitted on March 16, 2011, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.)
2. Iron Workers. (Submitted on March 16, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
Categories. • Industry & Commerce • Labor Unions •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 607 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on , by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. 3. submitted on , by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.