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Allegheny Cemetery

historical account of incidents and events connected with its establishment, charter and supplemental acts of legislation : reports of 1848 and 1857 : proceedings of corporators, June 21, 1873 : rules, regulations, &c. : list of officers, managers and corporators to date : remarks on the ornamentation and arrangement of cemeteries : funeral oration of Wilson McCandless, Esq., on Commodore Barney and Lieut. Parker : illustrated with sixteen photographic views

by Wilson McCandless

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Published by Printed by Bakewell & Marthens in Pittsburgh .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Allegheny Cemetery (Pittsburgh, Pa.),
  • Cemeteries,
  • Sepulchral monuments,
  • Pictorial works,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsAlbee, V. S., photographer, Bakewell & Marthens
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRA629.P6 A5 1873
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, [2], 10-166 p., [16] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages166
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26465707M
    OCLC/WorldCa876003


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It is a nonsectarian, wooded hillside park located at Butler Street in the Lawrenceville neighborhood and bounded by the Bloomfield, Garfield, and Stanton Heights areas. It is sited on the north-facing slope of hills above the Allegheny River.