This seaplane probably took off from Buck’s Seaplane Base near the base of the Sixth Street Bridge on the North Side. During the 1940s and '50s, multiple seaplane bases operated in downtown Pittsburgh.
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Title: A seaplane flies over the Allegheny River toward the Point
Date Created: c. 1945
Location: Pittsburgh, Pa.
Original Source: Helen Rita Campbell-Koster Photographs, Detre Library & Archives at the Heinz History Center