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Pittsburgh in the 1910s: Breathtaking Photos That Illuminate a Decade of Transformation

At the start of the 1910s, Pittsburgh was still living up to its nickname as the “Steel City.” The city’s skyline was dominated by towering smokestacks, and the air was filled with the clang of machinery and the hum of progress. The steel industry was the lifeblood of Pittsburgh. It offered jobs, prosperity, and an identity. But beneath the surface, things were heating up. In the summer of 1919, Pittsburgh faced one of the largest strikes in American history when steelworkers took to the streets demanding better wages and working conditions.

But the 1910s weren’t all about work and strife. Pittsburgh was also a city of culture and creativity. The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, founded in 1896, was hitting its stride and was rapidly becoming a major player in the world of classical music. The orchestra played at the Carnegie Music Hall – a place where Pittsburghers could escape the grime and grind of the city and lose themselves in the beauty of music.

The 1910s were a golden age for the Pittsburgh Pirates. They started the decade on a high, winning the World Series in 1909, and continued to be a powerhouse in the National League. If you were lucky enough to snag a ticket to Forbes Field, you’d experience the thrill of the game and the roar of the crowd – sounds that still echo in the city’s collective memory.

However, as the decade ended, Pittsburgh faced a significant challenge – the Spanish Flu pandemic of 1918. The city was hit hard, and daily life was disrupted. But in true Pittsburgh fashion, the city rallied together. Hospitals, churches, and community centers transformed into makeshift clinics to take care of the sick and the city endured.

#1 Pittsburgh Streetcar Strike, Conductors and Motormen Parade, 1919

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#2 Pittsburgh Cityscape, Pennsylvania, 1910

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#3 Groundbreaking at Carnegie Institute of Technology, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1915

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#5 Forbes Field Entrance, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1910

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#6 Forbes Field, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1910

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#7 Wood Street and Farmer’s Bank, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1910

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#8 Forbes Field, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1910

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#9 Carnegie Steel Company’s Lucy Furnace, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1910

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#10 Children Swimming, Lake Elizabeth, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1910

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#11 Riverboats from Smithfield Street Bridge, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1910

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#12 Pittsburgh Baseball Players at Hot Springs, Arkansas, 1912

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#13 Baseball Game Crowd at Forbes Field, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1910

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#14 Dr. Walter F. Rittman’s Gasoline Plant, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1915

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#15 Forbes Field Continuation Image, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1910

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#16 Sixth Street Bridge and Skyscrapers, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1910

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#17 Skyscrapers Along the Monongahela, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1912

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#18 Coal Barges at The Point, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1912

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#19 Schenley Park Bridge, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1910

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#20 Pennsylvania Avenue and Joseph Horne’s Store, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1912

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#21 Sixth Avenue above Nixon Theatre, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1914

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#22 Coal Barges at River Confluence, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1910

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#23 Wood Street and Farmers Bank, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1910

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#24 Liberty Avenue and Skyscrapers, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1914

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#25 Pittsburgh Waterfront, Allegheny River, Pennsylvania, 1910

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#26 Wood Street from Liberty Avenue, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1910

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#27 Furnaces at National Tube Works, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1910

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#28 A Coal Fleet in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1910

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#29 Forbes Field Entrance, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1912

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#30 Sixth Street Bridge Over Allegheny, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1910

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#31 Monongahela River Levee, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1910

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#32 Lumber Curing Department, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1916

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#33 Dr. Walter F. Rittman Gasoline Plant, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1915

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#34 Fifth Avenue from Grant Street, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1919

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#35 Liberty Avenue and Skyscrapers, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1919

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#36 Sixth Avenue Above Nixon Theatre, Pittsburgh, 1919

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#37 Pittsburgh Golf Club, Pittsburgh, 1919

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#38 Skyscrapers and Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, 1919

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#39 Carnegie Institute and Library, Pittsburgh, 1919

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#40 Waterfront in Pittsburgh, 1919

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#41 The Foyer, Allegheny County Soldiers’ Memorial, Pittsburgh, 1919

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#42 Eighteenth Regiment, National Guard of Pennsylvania Armory, Pittsburgh, 1919

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#43 Pennsylvania Avenue and Joseph Horne’s Store, Pittsburgh, 1919

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#44 Pittsburgh Athletic Association Building, Pittsburgh, 1919

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#45 State Hall for Mines and Mineralogy, Pittsburgh, 1919

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#46 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1910

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#47 Allegheny County Soldiers’ Memorial, Pittsburgh, 1919

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#48 Fountain and Elks Temple, Pittsburgh, 1919

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#49 Schenley Park and Vicinity, Pittsburgh, 1911

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#50 Skyline of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1915

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#51 Pittsburgh Skyline, 1916

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#52 Diamond Square Market Houses, Pittsburgh, 1916

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#53 Motor Corps in Pittsburgh, 1918

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#54 School Gardens, Penn Division, Pittsburgh, 1918

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#55 Pittsburgh Steel Co., Monongahela River, 1919

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#56 River View at Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1950

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#57 Carnegie Technical Institute, Pittsburgh, 1919

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#58 Coal Fleet in Pittsburgh, 1919

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#59 Allegheny and Monongahela Rivers Confluence, Pittsburgh, 1919

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#60 Schenley Park, Pittsburgh, 1919

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#61 Webster Avenue Construction, 1912

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#62 Webster Avenue Construction Zone, 1911

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#63 Gala Alley View, 1912

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#64 Fifth Avenue, North Side, 1912

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#65 Hump Cut Overview, 1912

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#66 Hump Cut on Grant Street, 1912

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#67 Hump Cut Near Carnegie Building, 1912

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#68 Webster Avenue in Hump District, 1912

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#69 Tunnel Street Construction, 1912

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#70 Webster Avenue East View, 1912

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#71 Webster Avenue Property, 1912

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#72 Strawberry Way and Pentland, 1912

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#73 Hump Cut Down Fifth Avenue, 1912

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#74 Webster Avenue at Chatham Street, western corner view, 1912

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#75 Dante and Webster, corner in Hump District during “hump” cut project, 1912

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#76 Pentland Street North, view of Strawberry Way corner in Hump District, 1912

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#77 Strawberry Way, view west from Pentland Street, 1912

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#78 Grant Street, west side looking south from Diamond Street, 1912

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#79 Fifth Avenue, looking east from Grant Street, 1912

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#80 Fifth Avenue Construction, looking west from Grant Street, 1912

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#81 Witherow Building, visible “To Let” signs due to construction, 1912

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#82 The Pittsburgh Leader, offices and women’s suffrage columns, 1912

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#83 Maeder, Leader, Witherow Buildings, “To Let” signs due to construction, 1912

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#84 Hotel Henry, view from corner of Cherry Way, 1912

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#85 Maeder, Leader, Witherow Buildings, view from corner of Cherry Way, 1912

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#86 P. J. McInerney, Alderman, view from corner of Sixth Avenue, 1912

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#87 Building Demolition, Hotel Henry in the distance, 1912

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#88 Hump Lowering, Webster Avenue view showing Chatham Street, 1912

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#89 Hump Lowering, Strawberry Way looking west, 1912

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#90 Lemon Alley, south side looking east from Cherry Way, 1912

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#91 Iron City Laundry Company, view looking north, 1912

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#92 Lemon Alley, cobblestone street and J.H. Kennedy offices, 1912

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#93 Cherry Alley, looking south from Diamond Street, 1912

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#94 Maloney Alley, looking north near Fourth Avenue, 1912

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#95 Gala and Fourth, northeast corner looking north, 1912

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#96 Hump Lowering, Webster Avenue view from Seventh Street, 1912

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#97 Ross Street, east side from Fourth Avenue corner, 1912

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#98 Fountain at West Park, 1911

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#99 Sixth and Wylie, southeast corner looking out, 1912

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#100 Wylie Avenue, north side looking east from Sixth Avenue, 1912

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#101 Ross Street, view west with ads for Golden Wedding Rye Whiskey, 1912

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#102 Sixth Avenue, east side from Wylie to Fifth Avenue, 1912

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#103 Wylie Avenue, north side near Sixth Avenue, 1912

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#105 Samuel S. Cohen Wine and Liquors, view showing bottling house, 1912

Samuel S. Cohen Wine and Liquors, view showing bottling house, 1912

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#106 Wylie and Tunnel, view looking southeast, 1912

Wylie and Tunnel, view looking southeast, 1912

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#107 Greater Pittsburgh Meat Market, northeast corner view, 1912

Greater Pittsburgh Meat Market, northeast corner view, 1912

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#108 Tunnel Street, looking north from Wylie Avenue, 1912

Tunnel Street, looking north from Wylie Avenue, 1912

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#109 Tunnel Street, north view showing Webster Avenue, 1912

Tunnel Street, north view showing Webster Avenue, 1912

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#110 Chatham Street, south view with street cleaners, 1912

Chatham Street, south view with street cleaners, 1912

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#111 Webster Avenue, view east near Sixth Avenue, 1912

Webster Avenue, view east near Sixth Avenue, 1912

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#112 Grant Street at Sixth Avenue, southeast corner, 1912

Grant Street at Sixth Avenue, southeast corner, 1912

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#113 Dante Alley, east from Sixth Avenue, 1912

Dante Alley, east from Sixth Avenue, 1912

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#114 Tunnel Street Grocery, proprietress and child in doorway, 1912

Tunnel Street Grocery, proprietress and child in doorway, 1912

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#115 Chatham and Wylie, northwest corner looking north, 1912

Chatham and Wylie, northwest corner looking north, 1912

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#116 Clay Alley, east from near school property, 1912

Clay Alley, east from near school property, 1912

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#117 Wylie Avenue, north side looking east near Sixth Avenue, 1912

Wylie Avenue, north side looking east near Sixth Avenue, 1912

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#118 North Side of Wylie Avenue, looking east from Sixth Avenue, 1912

North Side of Wylie Avenue, looking east from Sixth Avenue, 1912

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#119 Wylie and Sixth, northwest corner looking east, 1912

Wylie and Sixth, northwest corner looking east, 1912

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#120 North Side of Sixth Avenue, signs including Kennywood park ad, 1912

North Side of Sixth Avenue, signs including Kennywood park ad, 1912

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#121 Incandescent Supply Company, north side of Sixth Avenue, 1912

Incandescent Supply Company, north side of Sixth Avenue, 1912

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#122 Incandescent Supply Company, 439 Sixth Avenue, 1912

Incandescent Supply Company, 439 Sixth Avenue, 1912

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#123 Strawberry Way, west from O’Neil Alley, 1912

Strawberry Way, west from O'Neil Alley, 1912

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#124 O’Neil Alley, north from Strawberry Way, 1912

O'Neil Alley, north from Strawberry Way, 1912

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#125 Scrip Alley, north from Fourth Avenue, 1912

Scrip Alley, north from Fourth Avenue, 1912

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