Stephen C. Foster Memorial
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Kordite
N 40° 26.614 W 079° 57.152
17T E 588831 N 4477517
Quick Description: Marker at Forbes Ave. just E of Bigelow Blvd., Oakland, Pittsburgh
Location: Pennsylvania, United States
Date Posted: 2/1/2006 6:11:26 PM
Waymark Code: WM6ZB
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member The Leprechauns
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Long Description:
The marker reads: "Tribute to Pittsburgh's beloved writer of songs and ballads, including "Oh Suzanna," "Old Folks at Home," and "My Old Kentucky Home." Born in 1826 and died in 1864."

The memorial building itself was built between 1935 and 1937 and was designed by Charles Z. Klauder.
Marker Name: Stephen C. Foster Memorial

County: Allegheny

Date Dedicated: 12/01/1958

Marker Type: City

Location: Forbes Ave. just E of Bigelow Blvd., Oakland, Pittsburgh

Category: Music & Theater

Website: [Web Link]

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