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The Point: Block House

Engraving_of_the_Block_House.


CAPTION: Old Fort Pitt, when converted into a dwelling 
previous to its becoming the property of the Daughters of the American 
Revolution.
NOTES: Engraving.
From Palmer's Pictorial Pittsburgh. 
Published by R. M. Palmer, 1905. page 21. 
Additional views of the Block House show it
as it may have looked in 1764;
teeming with children;
somewhat ramshackle;
and under water in 1907.
PHOTOGRAPHER:   
DATE: 1905.
HEADING: Pittsburgh. Forts.
#: A370; A1262.
From the Collections of the Pennsylvania Department,
The Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh. 

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