Government Detail

Summary

Name Level Type/Class Home Rule?
Duquesne, City of municipality or lower City (Class: 3) no

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Jan 7, 1918 0

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Allegheny, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4200320432
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: Place 4220432
View county Allegheny County, Pennsylvania 300 Lead
View county Allegheny County, Pennsylvania 301 Lead
View county Allegheny County, Pennsylvania 302 Lead
View county Allegheny County, Pennsylvania 303 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1214788 Lead View
View geologic USGS GNIS: Populated Place 1213961 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1130401 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 020902 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View New Name Duquesne, Borough of (1891-1918, defunct) Old Name Jan 7, 1918

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View City, 3rd Class (Title 11) Jan 7, 1918

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Tribal Land Cession Pennsylvania 1768 Tribal Land Cession yes+ 1768
View New Township Bedford County 1771 Township Division yes+ Apr 16, 1771
View New Township Westmoreland County 1773 Township Division yes* Apr 6, 1773
View New Township Wharton Township 1781 Creation yes+ Jan 9, 1781
View New Township Dickinson Township 1784 Creation yes* Sep 28, 1784
View New County Allegheny County 1788 Creation yes Sep 24, 1788
View New Township Allegheny County 1788 Township Division yes Dec 18, 1788
View New Borough Duquesne Borough 1891 Creation yes Sep 12, 1891
View Annexation Duquesne Borough Ordinance 362 yes Dec 2, 1914
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View Home Rule (County) Allegheny County 2000 Home Rule yes Jan 1, 2000

Research Log

Detail Type/Notes Log Date Coverage
Minute Book bk. v. 5, p. 360 (1913-01-06)–v. 6, p. 181 (1915-06-21) (1913–1915)
Minute Book bk. v. 6, p. 327 (1916-09-20)–v. 6, p. 329 (1916-09-20) (1916)
Open Records Request (Ordinances) Oct 15, 2014

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Duquesne City 17500449 1360 1370
View Cns. Mp. 1950 Duquesne 34427533 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New City Duquesne City Proposed 1913 Creation no 1913
View Annexation Duquesne Borough Ordinance 241 no* 1914
View Annexation Mifflin Township-Duquesne City Proposed 1941 Annexation no* 1941
View Home Rule (County) Allegheny County Proposed 1972 Home Rule no 1972–1974
View Home Rule (County) Allegheny County Proposed 1977 Home Rule no 1977–1978