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June 22, 2016

Meadowcroft’s Pine Bank Covered Bridge

What’s more iconic to rural America than a covered bridge? In 1871, when Meadowcroft’s Pine Bank Bridge was constructed, there were at least 10,000 covered bridges in the U.S. Today there are 672.

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January 29, 2016

Cleaning the Fort Pitt Diorama

Get a behind-the-scenes look at the process the Fort Pitt Museum staff goes through to clean the iconic Fort Pitt diorama in the museum's first floor open gallery.

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October 14, 2015

#AskaCurator: Part 2

Recently, the History Center participated in #AskaCurator day on Twitter, and three of our curators answered questions throughout the day. Here is part two of the questions and answers from this year's #AskaCurator day.

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