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Historic Pittsburgh

Historic Pittsburgh

According to the site's homepage, "Historic Pittsburgh is a comprehensive collection of local resources that supports personal and scholarly research of the western Pennsylvania area. This Web site enables access to historic material held by the University of Pittsburgh's University Library System, the Library & Archives at the Heinz History Center, Carnegie Museum of Art, Chatham College Archives, Pittsburgh History & Landmarks Foundation, and Point Park University Archives." The collection is divided into seven basic parts. In the "Full-Text Collection," users can search or browse more than a thousand "books published in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries." There are five series of maps available, although some of these are still being loaded onto the site. There are more than... Show More


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