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    Off to the mine with the lunch bucket in MUSE, PA

    1880's braddock PA - Google Search

    Building Koppers Tower - Pittsburgh, PA

    Female worker bottling ketchup at the original Heinz factory circa 1897. Pittsburgh, PA.

    An African American woman posed next to car on Mulford Street, Homewood (Pittsburgh, PA), c. 1937

    1910 Pittsburgh PA Wabash Railroad Station Postcard

    Gimbel's - Downtown Pittsburgh PA--I really, really miss Gimbels. And Hornes, and especially Kaufmann's!

    July 1938. "Slums in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania." 35mm nitrate negative by Arthur Rothstein for the Farm Security Administration.

    Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 1938

    Pride Street, William Eugene Smith, Pittsburgh, PA, 1955.

    In 1966, Eartha Kitt leaps through a sign in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, to help a program for the Citizens Committee on Hill District Renewal. (Photo by Charles “Teenie” Harris, of the “Pittsburgh Courier,” via Carnegie Museum of Art)

    Smithfield Street, Pittsburgh 1908.

    1946 company housing

    "Retired Coal Miner Ed Austin with Some of His 20 Children in Fireco, West Virginia, near Beckley. The 64-Year-Old Worked in the Mines From 1925 to 1956. He Receives Black Lung Payments and a United Mine Workers Pension" Taken 04/1974 Love this photo! My grandpa was a coal miner and he lived in Fireco, WV for a while.

    gravestones 1910 Braddock PA - Google Search

    Pittsburgh steel mill, 1906. Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh #BR-1105

    Scotts' Run, West Virginia. Miner's child digging coal from mine refuse (Mexican). Bertha Hollow, 1936

    Seaman David Crazy Thunder (Oglala) and mother, Pine Ridge Indian Reservation, South Dakota, 1945. Marquette University Archives

    Isaac and Rosa 1863. Rosa is mixed race ancestry. Both were former slaves. Historic photos of "white" slaves

    Library cards...just way too cool!!

    Union officer with "contraband", 1862