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Jeannette, Pennsylvania, USA

Jeannette is a city in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, United States, and a suburb of Pittsburgh. Jeannette was founded in 1888. The city got its name from one of the original city fathers, who wished to honor his wife by giving the new town her first name: Jeannette.

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  • Jeannette was founded in 1888.


  • 1895 - September 3 - 1st pro football game played, Latrobe beats Jeanette 12-0 (Penn)

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  • Jeannette, Pennsylvania, USA
    Clay Avenue, Looking East from 6th Street, Jeannette, Pa.
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  • News 1903 - SCORES OF PEOPLE DIE IN DELUGE. PLEASURE SEEKERS IN SMALL PARK AT JEANNETTE, PA., OVERWHELMED BY RUSH OF WATER FOLLOWING A CLOUDBURST - BURSTING DAM LETS LOOSE DEATH DEALING FLOOD.
    Jeannette, Pa., July 6 - At 10 o'clock this morning it is estimated the loss of life through yesterday's cloudburst will reach...Read MORE...


  • 1916
    Jeannette, jen-net', a banking post-borough of Westmoreland co., Pa., on the Pennsylvania R., 4 miles W. of Greensburg. It has manufactures of flint- ...Read MORE...


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    Municipal Building, Jeannette, Pa.
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    P.R.R. Station, Jeannette, Pa.
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Clay Avenue, Looking East from 6th Street, Jeannette, Pa.
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Municipal Building, Jeannette, Pa.
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P.R.R. Station, Jeannette, Pa.
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  • Jeannette was founded in 1888.
  • 1895 - September 3 - 1st pro football game played, Latrobe beats Jeanette 12-0 (Penn)

    historyorb.com
  • News  1903 - SCORES OF PEOPLE DIE IN DELUGE. PLEASURE SEEKERS IN SMALL PARK AT JEANNETTE, PA., OVERWHELMED BY RUSH OF WATER FOLLOWING A CLOUDBURST - BURSTING DAM LETS LOOSE DEATH DEALING FLOOD.
    Jeannette, Pa., July 6 - At 10 o'clock this morning it is estimated the loss of life through yesterday's cloudburst will reach... Read MORE...

  • 1916
    Jeannette, jen-net', a banking post-borough of Westmoreland co., Pa., on the Pennsylvania R., 4 miles W. of Greensburg. It has manufactures of flint- ... Read MORE...

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