Beechview
Find It Here
About the Library
Events
Customer Services
Discover More
search the catalog
Books, DVDs, & more
Magazines, newspapers,
and much more!
Site Search
Go
arrow
Donate and Volunteer
askalibrarian
Email
Online Chat
Phone: 412.622.3114
Quick Links

The Point: Block House

Photo_of_the_Block_House_when_a_residence.


CAPTION: The Block House of old Fort Pitt about
1890, as it appeared before its restoration. The Point at that
time was thickly populated.
NOTES: Additional views of the Block House show it
as it may have looked in 1764;
picturesquely when used as a dwelling;
somewhat ramshackle;
and under water in 1907.
PHOTOGRAPHER:   
DATE: c1890.
HEADING: Pittsburgh. Forts. Duquesne.
#: A959.
From the Collections of the Pennsylvania Department,
The Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh:
Lorant Collection. 

Images 4. Narrative. Outline. Neighborhoods. Main Menu.

 Return to The Point