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General John Forbes finally took the forks in 1758.

Forbes began construction on Fort Pitt, named after William Pitt the Elder while the settlement was named "Pittsborough".

On March 8, 1771 Bedford County, Pennsylvania was created to govern the frontier.

On April 16, 1771, the city's first civilian local government was created as Pitt Township.

Fort Pitt (now Pittsburgh) at the source of the Ohio River became the main base for settlers moving into the Northwest Territory.

The War of 1812 cut off the supply of British goods, stimulating American industry.

Today, Google, Apple Inc., Bosch, Facebook, Uber, Nokia, Autodesk, and IBM are among 1,600 technology firms generating $20.7 billion in annual Pittsburgh payrolls.

The area has served as the long-time federal agency headquarters for cyber defense, software engineering, robotics, energy research and the nuclear navy. "Be it enacted by the Pennsylvania State Senate and Pennsylvania House of Representatives of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania..the authority of the same, that the said town of Pittsburgh shall be...erected into a borough, which shall be called the borough of Pittsburgh for ever." European pioneers, primarily Dutch, followed in the early 18th century.

Following the American Revolution, the village of Pittsburgh continued to grow.

One of its earliest industries was boat building for settlers of the Ohio Country.

By 1815, Pittsburgh was producing significant quantities of iron, brass, tin, and glass.

On March 18, 1816, the 46-year-old local government became a city.

During this period, the powerful nations of the Iroquois Confederacy, based in New York, had maintained control of much of the Ohio Valley as hunting grounds by right of conquest after defeating other tribes.

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