According to the calendar, today, March 20, 2013, is the first official day of spring.
As part of his Pittsburgh Plan of 1911, Frederick Law Olmsted Jr. designed the Boulevard of the Allies.
In the surviving photographs, we see glimpses of a city and a man coming of age.
The monetary loss of the tragedy was estimated at $1,000,000.
Streetcars figured prominently in Pittsburgh’s history and carried many students to classes at the University of Pittsburgh.