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Automobile Innovation In Pittsburgh

March 14, 2017 // 0 Comments

If you ask most Americans about the history of automobiles in the US, most people would make the connection to Detroit, and the longevity of Ford, Dodge, and Chrysler.  The [...]

Breaking Barriers: Chuck Cooper

February 22, 2017 // 0 Comments

Most people know the story of Jackie Robinson, who broke Major League Baseball’s color barrier in 1947 with the Brooklyn Dodgers. If you ask those same people who broke the [...]

The Birth Of A Nation

February 15, 2017 // 0 Comments

May 30th, 1918 may not resonate with many Pittsburghers today, but on that date 99 years ago, a new nation-state was conceived at the Moose Hall on Liberty Avenue.[1] The [...]

More Than Just 15 Minutes Of Fame

February 2, 2017 // 0 Comments

With today’s social media, reality television, and viral video access, it is possible for any person to achieve “15 minutes of fame.”[1] Whether that is positive or [...]

A Warship With Pittsburgh Roots Sets Sail

January 26, 2017 // 0 Comments

Father John F. Laboon The USS Laboon (DDG58), a guided missile destroyer for the U.S. Navy, was recently deployed for service after a five month intensive training and [...]
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