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Lawrenceville: 3600 Penn Avenue


CAPTION: 3600 Penn Avenue.  
NOTES: Claimed by Pittsburghers as 
the real birthplace of composer Stephen Foster.  
Another building, located at 3414
Penn Avenue, purported to be Stephen Foster's home,
was bought by automobile tycoon Henry Ford 
and carted off by him to Michigan.   
HEADING: Pittsburgh. Houses. Foster, Stephen.  
From the Collections of the Pennsylvania Department,
The Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh.

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