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Monday, October 8, 2012

Pittsburgh Picture of the Day

This is the Catholic church closest to my house in Mt. Washington, appropriately named Saint Mary of the Mount. It is smack dab on Grandview Avenue (Pittsburgh's "front porch") with a very grand view overlooking downtown Pittsburgh. I am a lapsed Catholic but that doesn't mean I don't appreciate beautiful architecture. It was dedicated in 1897; for its history, read more here. Also, here's an interior view:

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