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World's Industrial Center

Scanned stamp of a rail yard beneath the word

Caption: Pittsburgh: World's Industrial Center: Strategic Gateway for Rail and Wire Communication.
Notes: One of a series of stamps issued by the Pittsburg Dispatch. Far left edge damaged; middle right edge damaged; digitally repaired. Size: approximately 2" x 1.5" (5cm x 4cm).
Date: Approx. 1911-1922.
From the Collections of the Pennsylvania Department,
Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh.

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