An ode to the Strip District mainstays from a Post-Gazette summer intern.
Pittsburghers you know
The quiet philanthropist gave the elegant, lush greenhouse to the city of Pittsburgh in 1893.
In the Post-Gazette archives our editors found not only photographs of one of the toughest Hall of Famers but also a story by Jonathan Silver detailing the battles of “Iron Mike.”
In our archive, folders with Barrasso’s images do not bleed black and gold, they are mostly black and white.
Mayor Sophie Masloff once offered Pittsburgh a grand idea. People hated it.