Seward Street

From Pittsburgh Streets
Seward Street
Neighborhood Duquesne Heights
Origin of name William H. Seward

Seward Street is named for William H. Seward (1801–1872), United States Secretary of State during the administrations of Abraham Lincoln and Andrew Johnson.[1]


  1. 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, sec. 5, p. 2. 85758872. [view source]fleming-civil-war