Making History: the Heinz History Center Blog
November 10, 2021

Fred Lenn: The Battling Boxer



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October 29, 2021

Have Fun but Remember the War: Halloween during World War II



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October 25, 2021

Colin Powell: A Soul Soldier’s Life



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September 17, 2021

ACORNS FOR DINNER: Finding Food in Prehistoric Pennsylvania

Each summer, Meadowcroft Rockshelter and Historic Village in scenic Avella, Pa., hosts an exciting afternoon of vintage “base ball” - originally written as two words - with talented teams from throughout the region. Adam Johnson and his wife Jenette play for the Somerset County-based Addison Mountain Stars, which were established in 1994. Get to know Adam and the sport of vintage base ball in the Q&A below!

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May 25, 2021

Asian American Heritage at the Heinz History Center

May is Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month. To mark the occasion, explore artifacts from the Heinz History Center collection that speak to Asian and Asian American heritage in Western Pennsylvania.

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