Pittsburgh in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Birthplace of the Aluminum Industry
Erected 1938 by The Historical Society of Western Pennsylvania.
Location. 40° 27.718′ N, 79° 58.194′ W. Marker is in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, in Allegheny County. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3220 Smallman Street, Pittsburgh PA 15222, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Charles Martin Hall (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Pittsburgh Grease Plant (about 300 feet away); Pat the Avenger Returns Fire (approx. 0.2 miles away); Pittsburgh Brewing Company (approx. 0.2 miles away); St. John the Baptist Roman Catholic Church (approx. 0.3 miles away); Stephen C. Foster (approx. 0.4 miles away); Twenty Murdered and a City Rises Up (approx. 0.4 miles away but has been reported missing); Railroad Strike of 1877 (approx. half a mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Pittsburgh.
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Also see . . . ALCOA History. (Submitted on December 24, 2014, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
Categories. • Industry & Commerce •
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