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Demolition Begins For Point State Park
Date:
May 18, 1950
Creator:
John R. Shrader
Collection #:
MSP285-B7-F11-I01
Process/Size:
Gelatin Silver Print/8" x 10"

Description:
Initial demolition for Point State Park at the Point in downtown Pittsburgh began on May 18, 1950.

Notes:
The creation of Point State Park was an integral part of Renaissance I. Sources for funding of the redevelopment of downtown included federal, state, county, and local governments, private corporations such as the Equitable Life Assurance Co.

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