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September 1, 2020

Martha Graham Inspires Modern Dance in Pittsburgh

Inspiration takes many forms. American artist Paul Meltsner was fascinated by modern dancer and Allegheny City native Martha Graham. His oil portrait from 1938, currently on display in the Heinz History Center’s Smithsonian’s Portraits of Pittsburgh: Works from the National Portrait Gallery, was one of at least seven images of Graham that he created during the late 1930s and early 1940s.

May 11, 2020

Events Spotlight: Wedding Postponement in the Midst of COVID-19

Postponing a wedding is a daunting task that most couples never have to do. However, during the COVID-19 pandemic, it’s a scenario many couples are facing. Today, we would like to share the story of one of our postponed couples, Jess and Zack, who are looking forward to their new wedding date at the Heinz History Center in August!

March 31, 2020

Quiz: Which Influential Pittsburgh woman are you?

Quiz: Which influential Pittsburgh woman are you? Nellie Bly, Daisy Lampkin, Rachel Carson, Lois Weber, and more. Presented by the Heinz History Center.