Wilkinsburg in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1990 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Location. 40° 26.749′ N, 79° 53.487′ W. Marker is in Wilkinsburg, Pennsylvania, in Allegheny County. Marker is at the intersection of Penn Avenue (Pennsylvania Route 8) and South Trenton Avenue, on the right when traveling east on Penn Avenue. Touch for map. Marker has been reinstalled one block east of its original location. Marker is in this post office area: Pittsburgh PA 15221, 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. Westinghouse Gas Wells (approx. 0.8 miles away); Linwood Apartments (approx. 1.1 miles away); William "Billy" Strayhorn (approx. 1.1 miles away); The Homewood Cemetery (approx. 1.2 miles away); Jane Grey Swisshelm National Negro Opera Company (approx. 1.3 miles away); Forbes Road, 1758 (approx. 1.3 miles away); Mary Lou Williams (approx. 1.4 miles away).
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Also see . . . New York Times Obituary for Frank Conrad. (Submitted on October 26, 2014, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on September 26, 2018. This page originally submitted on October 26, 2014, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 319 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 26, 2014, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.