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. Marker is on Railroad Avenue north of East 6th Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 515 Railroad Avenue, Pittsburg CA 94565, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. “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); Federal Relocation of Italians in America During World II (about 800 feet away); Riverview Union High School (approx. 3.3 miles away); Antioch High School Cupola (approx. 3.3 miles away); The McCoy Cook House (approx. 3.3 miles away); City of Antioch War Dog Memorial (approx. 3.6 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.
Categories. • 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 1,078 times since then and 41 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on October 31, 2010, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.