Mr. Khrushchev met with workers at Mesta Machine Co. in West Homestead, where he famously gave his wristwatch to a worker in return for a cheap cigar.
People built the Steel City. People made Pittsburgh the way it was in the past and the way it is today — people whose names you know and those who have been forgotten. Here, you’ll find some of their stories.
“I think we’ve won because something was given to these men that they have never had. It was a little love, concern and understanding.”
Before the first annual Black Solidarity Fair at the Civic Arena the greats meet on Boulevard of the Allies.
The first female mayor of Pittsburgh, Masloff was more than just a civic figure.