Pittsburgh in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Radio Station KDKA
Erected 1990 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Communications • Entertainment • Industry & Commerce. In addition, it is included in the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission series list. A significant historical date for this entry is November 2, 1764.
Location. 40° 26.549′ N, 80° 0.33′ W. Marker is in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, in Allegheny County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Fort Duquesne Boulevard and Stanwix Street. Located outside KDKA radio and television studio in Gateway Center. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 420 Fort Duquesne Boulevard, Pittsburgh PA 15222, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Stanwix Art Facade Project (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Mansion House Historic Site in Journalism (approx. 0.2 miles away); Welcome to Point State Park (approx. 0.2 miles away); The King's Garden (approx. 0.2 miles away); The First Holy Mass at Fort Duquesne (approx. 0.2 miles away); Heinz Hall (approx. 0.2 miles away); Roberto Clemente Bridge (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pittsburgh.
Also see . . .
1. Radio Station KDKA (AM). Wikipedia (Submitted on February 18, 2011.)
2. Radio Station KDKA - Behind the Marker. (Submitted on June 29, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
Credits. This page was last revised on September 15, 2020. It was originally submitted on February 17, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,368 times since then and 103 times this year. It was the Marker of the Week October 27, 2019. Photos: 1. submitted on February 17, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. 2. submitted on September 15, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. 3, 4. submitted on July 7, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.