Pittsburg in Contra Costa County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Pittsburg Post Dispatch Building
Erected 2003 by Pittsburg Historical Society and Joaquin Murrieta Chapter, No.13, E Clampus Vitus.
Marker series. This marker is included in the E Clampus Vitus marker series.
Location. 38° 1.894′ N, 121° 53.026′ W. Marker is in Pittsburg, California, in Contra Costa County Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 515 Railroad Avenue, Pittsburg CA 94565, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. “The Steelworker in Pittsburg” (within shouting distance of this marker); Bank of America (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Black Diamond (about 400 feet away); California Theatre (about 500 feet away); Federal Relocation of Italians in America During World II (about 800 feet away); Bristol Bay Sail Gill Netter (approx. 0.2 miles away); Riverview Union High School (approx. 3.3 miles away); Antioch High School Cupola (approx. 3.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pittsburg.
Regarding Pittsburg Post Dispatch Building. The Pittsburg Post Dispatch was published Monday through Friday from 1930 to 1944.
Also see . . . The Pittsburg Historical Society. The museum is open Wednesdays 1:00 to 4:00 and Saturdays 10:00 to 2:00. (Submitted on October 31, 2010.)
1. The Post Dispatch Newspaper
I remember getting the Post Dispatch newspaper as a teenager in the 1960's. My aunt, Barbara Ford Bishop used to be editor.
— Submitted January 21, 2012, by Kat A Ford of Spokane Valley, Washington.
Topics. This marker is included in these topic lists: Communications • Notable Buildings
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 31, 2010, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page has been viewed 1,147 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on October 31, 2010, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.