Pittsburgh Streets

Lincoln Avenue

Neighborhoods: Homewood North, Homewood West, Larimer, Lincoln-Lemington-Belmar

Named for Abraham Lincoln (1809–1865), sixteenth President of the United States. See also North Lincoln Avenue.[1]


[1]Fleming, George T. “Names recall Civil War heroes: Soldiers of national and local fame well commemorated in Pittsburgh: Battles also live.” Pittsburgh Gazette Times, May 30, 1915, fifth section, p. 2. Newspapers.com 85758872.