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  1. a city in W California.
  2. a city in SE Kansas.
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Examples from the Web for pittsburg

Historical Examples

  • Dickens, in 1841, traveled in steamboats from Pittsburg to St. Louis.

    Afloat on the Ohio

    Reuben Gold Thwaites

  • Boston, Charleston, Baltimore, Pittsburg in turn were devastated.

  • We went to Pittsburg, Kansas, and lived from 1907 to 1913 when we come to Tulsa.

  • I am going to Pittsburg to look for work, for I was a smith at home.

    From Pole to Pole

    Sven Anders Hedin

  • He was now within eight miles of Fort Duquesne—the modern Pittsburg.