Oakland Street Scene

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A view of the Oakland street scene on Forbes Avenue looking towards Atwood and away from where the Cathedral would eventually stand. The Strand Bowling Alley can be seen on the right. On the left is the Iroquois Building, which was built between 1901and 1903 by Frederick Osterling. The Iroquois Building held luxury apartments originally.
March 22nd, 1920
Location
Oakland
Address
Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh City Photographer Collection
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Source
Pittsburgh City Photographer Collection, 1901-2002, AIS.1971.05, Archives Service Center, University of Pittsburgh Original URL
Subjects
Oakland (Pittsburgh, Pa.); University of Pittsburgh.; Business enterprises--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh.; Forbes Avenue (Pittsburgh, Pa.); Atwood Street (Pittsburgh, Pa.)
Identifier
715.2083.CP
Rights
Public Domain - Anybody may use this photo for any purpose
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  • Dane about 7 years ago

    Photo of the same place taken in 1945: http://retrographer.org/photos/332

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