(1835-1919)A poor Scottish immigrant, Carnegie became a millionaire steel magnate and proponent of the "Gospel of Wealth." Seeking to benefit society with his fortune, he built over 2,500 libraries and endowed institutions advancing education and peace.
|Series||This marker is part of the Carnegie Libraries series|
|Placed By||Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Friday, October 17th, 2014 at 12:11am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17T E 588919 N 4477409|
|Decimal Degrees||40.44258333, -79.95150000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 40° 26.555', W 79° 57.09'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||40° 26' 33.30" N, 79° 57' 5.40" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||412, 724|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 252-260 Schenley Drive Extension, Pittsburgh PA 15260, US|
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