Try Street Terminal

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Try Street Terminal
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Try Street Terminal is located in Pennsylvania
Try Street Terminal
Location 600-620 2nd Ave., Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°26′15″N 79°59′43″W / 40.43750°N 79.99528°W / 40.43750; -79.99528Coordinates: 40°26′15″N 79°59′43″W / 40.43750°N 79.99528°W / 40.43750; -79.99528
Area 1.2 acres (0.49 ha)
Built 1921
Architect Prack, Bernard H.
Architectural style Early Commercial
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 07001327[1]
Added to NRHP December 28, 2007

The Try Street Terminal (now "Shannon Hall", a dormitory of the Art Institute of Pittsburgh) in the Central Business District of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, is former 1921 freight terminal and warehouse designed in the "commericial utilitarian" style. It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2007.[1][2]

In 2011, the building and its streetscape were featured in the music video Black and Yellow.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2009-03-13. 
  2. ^ Uhl, Charles (2007). "Try Street Terminal". National Register of Historic Places Nomination Form. Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission. Retrieved January 8, 2014.