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Downtown and Monongahela River from Pittsburgh & Lake Erie Railroad Station, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, circa 1907-1914

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Alternate title:Pittsburgh from top of Pittsburgh & Lake Erie R. R. Station
Summary:Downtown and Monongahela River from Pittsburgh & Lake Erie Railroad Station, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, circa 1907-1914. Caption reads: "From this elevation (the 'South Side') may be seen a view of skyscrapers that rise from 12 to 24 stories in height. The building at the right with the tower is the immense Allegheny County Court House; in the foreground is the Smithfield Street Bridge that spans the Monongahela River." Postcard number: 5003.
Provider:Raphael Tuck & Sons
Century:1901-2000
Printing place:Europe
Kingdom of the Netherlands
Holland
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Temporal subject: 1901-1910
1911-1920
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Zone :Monongahela River
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:Pennsylvania
Geographical subject – Settlement:Pittsburgh
Topical subjects:Cities & towns
Rivers
Bridges
Skyscrapers
Allegheny County Courthouse and Jail (Pittsburgh, Pa.)
Genre:Postcards
Cityscapes
ArchivesUM location:National Trust Library Postcard Collection
Repository:National Trust for Historic Preservation Library Collection
Browse terms:Architecture, Landscape, Historic Places
Copyright holder:Public Domain
Collection:National Trust Library Historic Postcard Collection
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