Western Pennsylvania History has presented scholarship for a broad audience since 1918 as the region’s oldest continually-published magazine. History Center members receive a free subscription to this award-winning quarterly publication.
The Fall 2016 issue of Western Pennsylvania History includes feature articles on:
- Pennsylvania political ephemera in the Krasik Collection
- Discovering the process of innovation and Pittsburgh’s contributions
- Aviator William A. Hoeveler’s WWI experience and the affliction of war
- Romantic friendship in the journals of Wilson Howell Carpenter
As well as columns about:
- Cicadas at Meadowcroft
- The Suffragette Shirtwaist Ball
- Scriba Mansion in Troy Hill
- Women conservators of the Maxo Vanka murals
- Downtown Pittsburgh’s Double X cough drop man
- Professional Italian American musician Andrea Mazzotti
Current issues of Western Pennsylvania History magazine are available for $7.95 in the Museum Shop, online shop, or by phone at 412-454-6300, and are mailed to all History Center members, who may choose between the print version an an e-version. For a sample online version of the magazine, click here. A selection of back issues are available for $4.95 per magazine.
Exclusive Online Articles & Book Reviews
Read expanded online-only articles from past issues of Western Pennsylvania History Magazine.
- Getting to Know George Washington, by Jeffrey H. Schwartz
- America’s Toughest Golf Course: Oakmont Country Club, 1903-1922, by Steven Scholssman
- County Fair Encounters, by Richard M. Voelker
- Petroleum Pioneers, by Alfred N. Mann
Be the first to know about Pittsburgh-related books with the History Center’s online reviews.