Monday, February 24, 2014

February 11th




Srakocic, Keith. VA Hoptial. http://theblaze.com

Pittsburgh Coal Miner. http://www.shorpy.com

“Atari Fireworks Night Commercial at Three Rivers Stadium (1982).” Online video clip. YouTube. 25 Nov. 2013. 

Chuck Tanner Autographed Photograph. Sports Blink. http://sportsblink.com

Brown, David. “Chuck Tanner, Manager of the ’79 Pirates, dies at age 82.” Yahoo Sports. http://sports.yahoo.com. 11 Feb. 2011.


“Former Pirates Manager Chuck Tanner Has Died.” KDKA. http://pittsburgh.cbslocal.com. 11 Feb. 2011

Thursday, February 13, 2014

January 30th


Bill Beal Films, Detre Library and Archives, Heinz History Center

The Monongahela Mystery: the B-25 Bomber Recovery Group, B-25 Recovery Group Collection, 1955-2003, MSS 406, Detre Library & Archives, Heinz History Center

Wednesday, February 12, 2014

February 12th



Bill Beal Films, Detre Library and Archives, Heinz History Center

Portrait of Mayor Cornelius Scully, ca. 1936-1946, Pittsburgh City Photographer Collection, 1901-2002, 715.272845.CP, Archives Service Center, University of Pittsburgh

Title: Lives and confessions of Henry Fife and Charlotte Jones: under sentence of death for the murder of Geo. Wilson and Elizabeth M'Masters : together with a history of the case, and the statement of Monroe Stewart. Pittsburgh: Hunt & Miner, 1857. Print. Detre Library and Archives, Heinz History Center.

Lytle, William G., Jr. :They Walked the Bridge of Death: True Stories of Pittsburgh’s Most Dramatic Crimes.” The Pittsburgh Press 28 July 1930. Web. 4 Feb. 2014.

Tuesday, February 4, 2014

February 4th




Photo of George Romero. IMDb. http://www.imdb.com

Diary of the Dead photograph of George Romero. Everything Scary. http://www.everythingscarcy.com

Production still of Lee Hartman in his role as a news reporter/zombie in George Romero’s Night of the Living Dead. 1968. Leland Hartman Papers and Photographs, 1953-2003, MSS 896, Detre Library and Archives, Senator John Heinz History Center

George Romero in Plaid Shirt. Blogspot. http://blogspot.com

"They Won't Stay Dead" handbill. RandomGeekings. http://randomgeekings.wordpress.com

Dawn of the Dead Movie Poster. WAPDAM. http://wapdam.in

Andorus. Photograph of Carnegie Mellon University Campus. The Huffington Post. http://huffpost.com.


Saturday, February 1, 2014

January 23rd



B&W Photograph of Earl Wild. University of Maryland. lib.umd.edu

Photograph of Earl Wild with Piano by James Salzano. salzanophoto.com

Liebermann, Jorge. “Earl Wild Plays Again Liszt “Un Sospiro” (Etude de Concert) Live 1986” Online Video Clip. YouTube. 19 Dec. 2013.

Grand Opera Stock Co. Fifth Ave, Detre Library and Archives, Heinz History Center

Various playbills from the Grand Opera House, 1898-1901, MFF 0879, Detre Library and Archives, Heinz History Center

Handel. Suite D, Perf. Dove String Quartet. MP3. Archive.org