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Historical Markers in Vandergrift, Pennsylvania

 
Clickable Map of Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil; HMdb.org; J.J.Prats/dc:title> https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Usa_counties_large.svg Westmoreland County, PA (116) Allegheny County, PA (528) Armstrong County, PA (23) Cambria County, PA (83) Fayette County, PA (147) Indiana County, PA (29) Somerset County, PA (79) Washington County, PA (95)  WestmorelandCounty(116) Westmoreland County (116)  AlleghenyCounty(528) Allegheny County (528)  ArmstrongCounty(23) Armstrong County (23)  CambriaCounty(83) Cambria County (83)  FayetteCounty(147) Fayette County (147)  IndianaCounty(29) Indiana County (29)  SomersetCounty(79) Somerset County (79)  WashingtonCounty(95) Washington County (95)
Vandergrift is in Westmoreland County
      Westmoreland County (116)  
      Allegheny County (528)  
      Armstrong County (23)  
      Cambria County (83)  
      Fayette County (147)  
      Indiana County (29)  
      Somerset County (79)  
      Washington County (95)  
 
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1Pennsylvania (Westmoreland County), Vandergrift — St Gertrude Roman Catholic Church
Near Franklin Avenue, 0.1 miles north of East Madison Avenue.
This property has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places by the United States Department of the InteriorMap (db m74892) HM
2Pennsylvania (Westmoreland County), Vandergrift — Vandergrift
On Washington Avenue (Pennsylvania Route 56).
Hailed by historian Ida Tarbell as America's "most important industrial town," with homes owned by the workers. Founded 1895 by George G. McMurtry, president, Apollo Iron and Steel Company Named for Captain Jacob J. Vandergrift, and designed by the . . . Map (db m40555) HM
3Pennsylvania (Westmoreland County), Vandergrift — VandergriftSomething Better Than the Best
On Grant Avenue just east of Lincoln Street (State Route 56), on the right when traveling west.
In the early 1890s, George McMurtry, president of the Apollo Iron & Steel Company, needed to expand his galvanized steel operations. Beset with labor problems and unable to acquire additional land, he selected a 650-acre farm site a few miles . . . Map (db m155868) HM
 
 
  
  
 
 
Jan. 21, 2022