For better or worse, Pittsburgh has traditionally been known as a “shot and a beer” kind of town. Photos of saloons and bars may not seem like “serious” history. But these are places where people gathered, debated, and celebrated: they tell us much about our city’s past.
August 24, 2016
August 10, 2016
Have you ever wanted to be part of an exhibit at the Heinz History Center? If so, this may be your chance. In anticipation of the upcoming #Pixburgh: A Photographic Experience exhibition, museum curators and researchers have been exploring the Detre Library & Archives for great historic images of Pittsburgh and Western Pennsylvania.