Making History: the Heinz History Center Blog
February 11, 2022

Book Review: “An Alternative History of Pittsburgh”

In addition to the book reviews available in the Fall 2018 issue of Western Pennsylvania History Magazine, we also feature additional exclusive online book reviews. The book reviewed here is "Marketing the Moon: The Selling of the Apollo Lunar Program," by David Meerman Scott and Richard Jurek.

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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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