Allegheny HYP Club

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Allegheny HYP Club (Harvard-Yale-Princeton Club)
Pittsburgh History and Landmarks Foundation Historic Landmark
Allegheny HYP Club is located in Pittsburgh
Allegheny HYP Club
Location of 617-619 William Penn Place in Pittsburgh
Location: 617-619 William Penn Place (Downtown), Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
Coordinates: 40°26′30.15″N 79°59′46.86″W / 40.4417083°N 79.9963500°W / 40.4417083; -79.9963500Coordinates: 40°26′30.15″N 79°59′46.86″W / 40.4417083°N 79.9963500°W / 40.4417083; -79.9963500
Built/Founded: circa 1890, remodeled in 1930 and 1931
Architect: Edward B. Lee (architect for remodeling)
PHLF designated: 2002[1]

The Allegheny HYP Club (Harvard-Yale-Princeton Club) is a private social club in downtown Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Located at 617-619 William Penn Place, it was built in 1890 and was added to the List of Pittsburgh History and Landmarks Foundation Historic Landmarks in 2002. On July 1, 1997 the club absorbed the Pittsburgh Club membership and assets.[1]

The Pittsburgh Harvard-Yale-Princeton Club was formally founded on November 7, 1930.[2] The club merged with the Three Rivers Stadium based Allegheny Club in 2002 after Allegheny had filed for bankruptcy protection.

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  1. ^ a b Historic Landmark Plaques 1968-2009. Pittsburgh, PA: Pittsburgh History & Landmarks Foundation. 2010. Retrieved 2011-08-18. 
  2. ^ http://www.alleghenyhypclub.com/history.html