Allegheny High School

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Allegheny High School
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Allegheny High School is located in Pittsburgh
Allegheny High School
Allegheny High School is located in Pennsylvania
Allegheny High School
Allegheny High School is located in USA
Allegheny High School
Location 810 Arch St., Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°27′11″N 80°0′32″W / 40.45306°N 80.00889°W / 40.45306; -80.00889Coordinates: 40°27′11″N 80°0′32″W / 40.45306°N 80.00889°W / 40.45306; -80.00889
Area 3 acres (1.2 ha)
Built 1904
Architect Frederick J. Osterling; Marion M. Steen
Architectural style Classical Revival, Art Deco
MPS Pittsburgh Public Schools TR
NRHP Reference # 86002643[1]
Significant dates
Added to NRHP September 30, 1986
Designated CPHS March 15, 1974[2]
Designated PHLF 1992[3]

The Allegheny High School in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania is a building from 1904. It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1986.[1] Notable graduates include Dorothy Mae Richardson, an African American community activist whose work was essential to the founding of the Neighborhood Reinvestment Corporation.

The building is now the Pittsburgh Allegheny 6-8, a magnet school located in the North Side.

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  1. ^ a b Staff (2009-03-13). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ "Local Historic Designations". Pittsburgh, PA: Pittsburgh History & Landmarks Foundation. Archived from the original on 15 June 2010. Retrieved 2010-07-10. 
  3. ^ Historic Landmark Plaques 1968-2009 (PDF). Pittsburgh, PA: Pittsburgh History & Landmarks Foundation. 2010. Retrieved 2010-07-02. 

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