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Senator John Heinz Pittsburgh Regional History Center (Pittsburgh, Pa.)

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Works: 46 works in 54 publications in 1 language and 373 library holdings
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Most widely held works about Senator John Heinz Pittsburgh Regional History Center (Pittsburgh, Pa.)
 
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Most widely held works by Senator John Heinz Pittsburgh Regional History Center (Pittsburgh, Pa.)
When the forest ran red( Visual )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary telling of the battle of Fort Necessity and events that led to the 1755 campaign of British General Edward Braddock and George Washington againt the French in the wilderness of Pennsylvania
Points in time : building a life in western Pennsylvania( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Italian Americans in western Pennsylvania( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A study of the history of the Italian-American community in Western Pennsylvania
Undaunted : the forgotten giants of the Allegheny Observatory( Visual )

2 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the major advances in solar and planetary science, astrophysics, early aviation, star mapping, and extrasolar planet discovery made by the men and women of the University of Pittsburgh's Allegheny Observatory, including Samuel Pierpont Langley, John and Phoebe Brashear, and James Edward Keeler
The gift of sympathy : the art of Maxo Vanka by Maxo Vanka( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kaufmann's Department Store by Melanie Linn Gutowski( Book )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pittsburghese : from ahrn to yinz( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Free at last? : slavery in Pittsburgh in the 18th and 19th centuries( )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A website with video lectures and images from the 55 records that were a part of the exhibition
Photographs from the Pittsburgh Public Schools Collection( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Pittsburgh Public Schools online collection contains 686 images from 1911 through 1978 showing events and activities of students, teachers, parents, and board members of the Pittsburgh School District. Images were selected that depict Pittsburgh's neighborhood schools, many of which are no longer extant, and the school's important role in the community. The full collection, held by the Historical Society of Western Pennsylvania (HSWP), comprises approximately eleven thousand images taken between 1895 and 1984
Photographs of the Hebrew Institute, 1915-1984( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The 27 photographs in this collection range in date from 1915 to 1984. Many of the photographs show classes of students or graduation classes posed on the grounds of the Hebrew Institute with descriptions and identifying labels and dates. Other photographs depict the laying of the cornerstone and the Hebrew Institute's first school bus. Also included in the collection is a folder of photographs from the Solomon Schechter Day School
Oliver M. Kaufmann photograph collection€of the Irene Kaufmann Settlement( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Irene Kaufmann Settlement (HSWP) online collection contains thirty-eight images from 1916 to 1944 illustrating the activities, programs, and physical environment of the settlement. Images were selected that represent the range of photographs in the collection. The full collection, held by the Rauh Jewish Archives of the Historical Society of Western Pennsylvania (HSWP), comprises over 400 images taken between about 1916 and 1946, which visually document the range of services, and programs offered by the settlement house to the immigrant population in the Hill District of Pittsburgh. Also included are photographs of staff, the building, the neighborhoods in the Hill, and the IKS-run Emma Farm camp and its campers
The People's Contest a Civil War era digital archiving project( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The People's Contest is directed by a team of scholars and librarians to advance scholarship on the Pennsylvania home front during the Civil War era. The website is a resource station for the vast and diverse collections of archival material around the state--from local county historical societies to large state museums and libraries--and point scholars in promising new directions of inquiry. The People's Contest is a collaborative project of the Richards Civil War Era Center, The Pennsylvania State University Libraries, Senator John Heinz History Center, the Historical Society of Pennsylvania, and the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, and is part of a series of initiatives to commemorate the Civil War sesquicentennial -- website
Photographs from the H.J. Heinz Company Collection( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The H.J. Heinz Company online collection contains 236 images from 1870 to 1972 documenting the history of the food processing company, including product images and factory floor views, plant interiors from the 1950s, and a portrait of H.J. Heinz II. Images were selected that focus on the company's employees, food processing facilities, and their contributions to improved working conditions, food safety, and quality control procedures in the local food industry. The full collection, held by the Historical Society of Western Pennsylvania (HSWP), comprises more than ten thousand images taken
Photographs from the James Benney III Collection( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The James Benney III online collection contains fifty-nine images from circa 1888-1989 depicting homes, churches, buildings, and street scenes. Images were selected that show diverse scenes of daily life of ordinary people, including both urban scenes of downtown Pittsburgh and the rural residential areas of the Emsworth community and Pittsburgh's East End neighborhood. The full collection, held by the Historical Society of Western Pennsylvania (HSWP), comprises one hundred images taken around 1889 by James Benney. A note on the back of one of the photographs in the collection states, "James Benney 1889 taker of the pictures Third generation of James Benney's."
Photographs from the Mesta Machine Company Collection( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Mesta Machine Company online collection contains 164 images from 1906 through 1920 that show the manufacturing of steel mill equipment and machinery, and the construction of several of Mesta's production facilities. Images were selected that visually document the Mesta facilities in West Homestead, its products, working conditions, and employees. The full collection, held by the Historical Society of Western Pennsylvania (HSWP), was acquired from the Park Corporation in 1995, and comprises over one thousand glass plate negatives taken between 1906 and 1925. Approximately one third of the collection is undated and unidentified. The collection contains 920 8" x 10" glass plate negatives; another 115 are 11" x 14" glass plate negatives. Several of the images were used in general information brochures and direct advertising material for the company
 
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Points in time : building a life in western Pennsylvania
Alternative Names
Heinz History Center (Pittsburgh, Pa.)

History Center (Pittsburgh, Pa.)

Regional History Center

Senator Heinz Regional History Center

Languages
English (36)

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Glass : shattering notions : a companion to the Historical Society of Western Pennsylvania exhibition Glass, shattering notions, the Senator John Heinz Pittsburgh Regional History Center, opening April 1998