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The Point: Block House

Engraving_of_the_Block_House.


CAPTION: Col. Bouquet's Redoubt, as seen in 1764.
NOTES: Engraving.
From Allegheny County: Its Early History and Subsequent Development. 
Published under the Auspices of the Allegheny County Centennial Committee, 
1888, page 39.
Additional views of the Block House show it
teeming with children;
picturesquely when used as a dwelling;
somewhat ramshackle;
and under water in 1907.
PHOTOGRAPHER:   
DATE: 1888.
HEADING: 
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From the Collections of the Pennsylvania Department,
The Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh. 

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