Pittsburgh in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
National Negro Opera Company
Erected 1994 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Location. 40° 27.825′ N, 79° 53.745′ W. Marker is in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, in Allegheny County. Marker is on Apple Street 0.1 miles west of Stranahan Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Located in the Homewood section of Pittsburgh, at the site of former Cardwell Music School. Marker is at or near this postal address: 7101 Apple Street, Pittsburgh PA 15208, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. William "Billy" Strayhorn (approx. 0.3 miles away); Linwood Apartments (approx. 0.9 miles away); Mary Lou Williams (approx. 0.9 miles away); Westinghouse Gas Wells (approx. 0.9 miles away); Forbes Road, 1758 Frank Conrad (approx. 1.3 miles away); St. Peter's Evangelical and Reformed Church (approx. 1.3 miles away); Billy Eckstine (approx. 1˝ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pittsburgh.
Regarding National Negro Opera Company. The former school is run down and falling apart, restorations are being attempted, see link below.
Also see . . . National Negro Opera Company. ExplorePAHistory.com (Submitted on September 11, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
Categories. • African Americans • Entertainment •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 11, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 517 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 11, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. 3. submitted on October 31, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.