Seward Street is named for William H. Seward (1801–1872), United States Secretary of State during the administrations of Abraham Lincoln and Andrew Johnson.
- ↑ George T. Fleming. "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. [view source] fleming-civil-war