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Commentary: It’s time to correct the record for a Pittsburgh Black history landmark

“She died in that house,” Dolores Slater told me in a January 2023 interview. I had asked her about Ada B. Harris, widow of the beloved Pittsburgh numbers banker William “Woogie” Harris, and the house at 7101 Apple St. that historic preservationists have dubbed the “National Negro Opera Company House.”  Slater’s ties to the Harris […]