Homestead in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1992 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Location. 40° 24.542′ N, 79° 54.269′ W. Marker is in Homestead, Pennsylvania, in Allegheny County. Marker is on 8th Avenue (Pennsylvania Route 837) 0.2 miles east of McClure Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 623 East Eighth Avenue, Homestead, PA, Homestead PA 15120, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named Bost Building (here, next to this marker); Carnegie Library of Homestead Swim Team (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Carnegie Library of Homestead (approx. 0.2 miles away); Mary Harris "Mother" Jones (approx. 0.3 miles away); Frances Perkins (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Homestead Grays (approx. Homestead Strike (approx. half a mile away); Steelmaking Capital of the World (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Homestead.
Also see . . .
1. Bost Building - Behind the Marker. ExplorePAHistory.com (Submitted on July 22, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
2. Rivers of Steel - Bost Building. National Heritage Area Site (Submitted on July 22, 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 July 22, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 457 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 22, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. 5. submitted on July 25, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.