Timeline of Pittsburgh

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The following is a timeline of the history of the city of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA.

18th century[edit]

19th century[edit]

1800s-1840s[edit]

1850s-1890s[edit]

20th century[edit]

1900s-1940s[edit]

1950s-1990s[edit]

21st century[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d George Henry Townsend (1867), "Pittsburg", A Manual of Dates (2nd ed.), London: Frederick Warne & Co. 
  2. ^ a b c d e f Sarah Hutchins Killikelly (1906). "Chronology". History of Pittsburgh: Its Rise and Progress. 
  3. ^ a b c "U.S. Newspaper Directory". Chronicling America. Library of Congress. Retrieved October 6, 2013. 
  4. ^ a b c d e f Federal Writers' Project (1940), "Pittsburgh", Pennsylvania: a Guide to the Keystone State, American Guide Series, New York: Oxford University Press, p. 294+, OL 6408386M 
  5. ^ a b c d Davies Project. "American Libraries before 1876". Princeton University. Retrieved October 6, 2013. 
  6. ^ a b c d American Almanac and Repository of Useful Knowledge for the Year 1832. Boston: Gray and Bowen. 
  7. ^ George H. Thurston (1888), Allegheny County's Hundred Years, Pittsburgh: A. A. Anderson & Son, OCLC 4173355 
  8. ^ a b c d Pittsburgh Directory for 1815, Pittsburgh: James M. Riddle, 1815, OCLC 21956933 
  9. ^ a b c Nina Mjagkij, ed. (2001), Organizing Black America: an Encyclopedia of African American Associations, Garland, ISBN 9780815323099 
  10. ^ a b c d Erasmus Wilson, ed. (1898). Standard History of Pittsburg, Pennsylvania. Chicago: H.R. Cornell & Co. 
  11. ^ a b c d e Henry Brownfield Scott, ed. (1908), Sesqui-Centennial and Historical Souvenir of the Greater Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, OCLC 21352097 
  12. ^ "Conventions Organized by Year". Colored Conventions. University of Delaware. Retrieved April 2014. 
  13. ^ a b c George T. Fleming, ed. (1916), Pittsburgh: How to See It, Pittsburgh: William G. Johnston Co., OCLC 7590447 
  14. ^ Year Book and Directory of the Chamber of Commerce of Pittsburgh, Pa., 1905 
  15. ^ Paul S. Boyer, ed. (2001). Oxford Companion to United States History. Oxford University Press. ISBN 978-0-19-508209-8. 
  16. ^ "Pennsylvania: Pittsburgh". American Newspaper Directory. George P. Rowell. 1884. 
  17. ^ a b "Historical Chronology". Our History. Senator John Heinz History Center. Retrieved October 6, 2013. 
  18. ^ Wm. P. Smull (1883). Smull's Legislative Hand Book and Manual of the State of Pennsylvania. Harrisburg. 
  19. ^ The Manual of Statistics: Stock Exchange Hand-Book, NY, 1912 
  20. ^ a b c Mike Tigas and Sisi Wei (ed.). "Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania". Nonprofit Explorer. New York: ProPublica. Retrieved February 10, 2014. 
  21. ^ a b c d "Pittsburgh Chronology". Historic Pittsburgh. University of Pittsburgh. 
  22. ^ a b c "Movie Theaters in Pittsburgh, PA". CinemaTreasures.org. Los Angeles: Cinema Treasures LLC. Retrieved October 6, 2013. 
  23. ^ "United States and Canada, 1900 A.D.–present: Key Events". Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History. New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art. Retrieved October 2014. 
  24. ^ "Children Tie Up Pittsburgh Traffic", New York Times, April 23, 1913 
  25. ^ Patterson's American Educational Directory 29, 1932 
  26. ^ "Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy". Retrieved October 6, 2013. 
  27. ^ "History". Pittsburgh Foundation. Retrieved February 10, 2014. 
  28. ^ "Pittsburgh Strike", New York Times, October 22, 1946 
  29. ^ "On This Day", New York Times, retrieved November 2014 
  30. ^ "United States". Art Spaces Directory. New York: New Museum. Retrieved October 6, 2013. 
  31. ^ "NCGA Co-ops: Pennsylvania". Iowa: National Cooperative Grocers Association. Retrieved February 10, 2014. 
  32. ^ Pluralism Project. "Hinduism in America". America's Many Religions: Timelines. Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University. Retrieved October 6, 2013. 
  33. ^ "About Sri Venkateswara Temple, Pittsburgh, PA". Penn Hills. Retrieved October 6, 2013. 
  34. ^ "History of the Food Bank". Duquesne, Pennsylvania: Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank. 
  35. ^ "Pennsylvania Food Banks". Food Bank Locator. Chicago: Feeding America. Retrieved February 10, 2014. 
  36. ^ "Pittsburgh Transit Strike Makes Commuters Scramble". New York Times. March 18, 1992. Retrieved October 6, 2013. 
  37. ^ "New Talks Set in Pittsburgh Newspaper Strike". New York Times. July 16, 1992. Retrieved October 6, 2013. 
  38. ^ "About Us". Sustainable Pittsburgh. Retrieved February 10, 2014. 
  39. ^ "About". I Heart PGH. Retrieved February 11, 2014. 
  40. ^ "Thousands Attend Pittsburgh Tea Party". Harrisburg, Pennsylvania: Commonwealth Foundation. April 11, 2009. Retrieved October 6, 2013. 
  41. ^ "Pittsburgh". Hackerspaces. Retrieved February 10, 2014. 

Further reading[edit]

Published in the 19th century[edit]

1800s-1840s[edit]

1850s-1890s[edit]

Published in the 20th century[edit]

1900s-1940s[edit]

1950s-1990s[edit]

Published in the 21st century[edit]

  • Louise A. Jezierski (2012), "Partnerships in Pittsburgh: civic cultures and organizational capacities", in Laura A. Reese and Raymond A. Rosenfeld, Comparative Civic Culture: the Role of Local Culture in Urban Policy-Making, Burlington, Vermont: Ashgate, ISBN 9781409436546 

External links[edit]

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