The Heinz History Center’s African American Program is dedicated to the preservation, dissemination, and interpretation of the life, history, and culture of Africans and African Americans in Western Pennsylvania. Explore 10 of the many artifacts from the African American collection.
February 22, 2017
February 16, 2017
As Pittsburgh's public school system's first full-time African American educator, Paul Lawrence Peeler was a pioneer in black education.