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Pittsburgh in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

The Granite Building

 

— Historic Landmark —

 
The Granite Building Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, June 24, 2014
1. The Granite Building Marker
Inscription.  
Granite Building
Originally German National Bank
Charles Bickel & J.P. Brennan, architects
1889-90

 
Erected by Pittsburgh History and Landmarks Foundation.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings.
 
Location. 40° 26.52′ N, 79° 59.935′ W. Marker is in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, in Allegheny County. Marker can be reached from Sixth Avenue 0.1 miles south of Wood Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: 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 Duquesne Club (within shouting distance of this marker); Trinity Church Burying Ground (within shouting distance of this marker); Jane Grey Swisshelm Childhood Home (within shouting distance of this marker); Oliver Avenue (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); In Commemoration (about 300 feet away); The Benedum Center (about 400 feet away); Sisters of Mercy (about 500 feet away); Mellon Square (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pittsburgh.
 
Also see . . .
The Granite Building Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, June 24, 2014
2. The Granite Building Marker
 Pittsburgh History and Landmarks Foundation. (Submitted on June 24, 2014, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
 
Philadelphia Historic Preservation Corp. plaque image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, June 24, 2014
3. Philadelphia Historic Preservation Corp. plaque
Located just below the Granite Building HL plaque
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on June 24, 2014, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 430 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on June 24, 2014, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
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