Pittsburgh in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Stephen C. Foster
Erected 1976 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Location. 40° 27.847′ N, 79° 57.825′ W. Marker is in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, in Allegheny County. Marker is at the intersection of Penn Avenue and 36th Street, on the right when traveling east on Penn Avenue. Touch for map. Located in front of Stephen Foster's home in the Lawrenceville Section of Pittsburgh. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3600 Penn Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15201, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. St. John the Baptist Roman Catholic Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Pat the Avenger Returns Fire (approx. 0.2 miles away); Safe Haven Denied at Allegheny Arsenal (approx. 0.2 miles away); Pittsburgh Brewing Company (approx. ¼ mile away); Allegheny Arsenal (approx. ¼ mile away); Johnny Unitas Pittsburgh Grease Plant (approx. 0.3 miles away); Birthplace of the Aluminum Industry (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pittsburgh.
Also see . . .
1. Center for American Music at the University of Pittsburgh. The Center for American Music is the principal repository for all materials pertaining to American composer Stephen Collins Foster (1826-1864). (Submitted on March 15, 2011, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.)
2. Stephen Foster at FindAGrave.com. (Submitted on March 16, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
3. Stephen C. Foster - Behind the Marker. (Submitted on June 29, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 14, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 826 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 14, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. 3, 4. submitted on March 16, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. 5. submitted on July 26, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.