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Anthony Sadowski

 
 
Anthony Sadowski Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, July 3, 2013
1. Anthony Sadowski Marker
Inscription. Prominent Indian trader and interpreter, employed by the provincial governor of Pennsylvania as an Indian agent in the Western Country. As a trader travelled "To Allegheny" as far as Logstown, (Ambridge, PA). With two other Indian traders established a trading post "At Allegheny" (Kittanning, PA.), June 1729. Became a citizen of Pennsylvania in 1735.
 
Erected by Polish Historical Committee of the Central Council of Polish Organizations of Pittsburgh, PA.
 
Location. 40° 26.347′ N, 79° 59.785′ W. Marker is in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, in Allegheny County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Fifth Avenue and Grant Street. Touch for map. Located on the northwest wall of the Allegheny County Courthouse near the courtyard entrance gate. Marker is in this post office area: Pittsburgh PA 15219, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Grant's Hill (within shouting distance of this marker); Henry Clay Frick (within shouting distance of this marker); Allegheny County (within shouting distance of this marker); Protest Against Removing War Munitions (within shouting distance of this marker);
Anthony Sadowski Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, July 3, 2013
2. Anthony Sadowski Marker
Family Court Facility (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); County Office Building (about 400 feet away); United Steelworkers of America (about 500 feet away); Kaufmann's Department Store and Clock (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pittsburgh.
 
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Categories. Industry & CommerceNative Americans
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 3, 2013, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 422 times since then and 55 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 3, 2013, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
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