Timeline of Pittsburgh

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

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]

other cities in Pennsylvania

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d Townsend 1867.
  2. ^ a b c d e f Killikelly 1906.
  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"
  5. ^ a b c d Davies Project. "American Libraries before 1876". Princeton University. Retrieved October 6, 2013. 
  6. ^ a b c 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 Population of the 100 Largest Cities and Other Urban Places in the United States: 1790 to 1990, US Census Bureau, 1998 
  10. ^ a b c Nina Mjagkij, ed. (2001), Organizing Black America: an Encyclopedia of African American Associations, Garland, ISBN 978-0-8153-2309-9 
  11. ^ a b c d Wilson 1898.
  12. ^ a b c d e Scott 1908.
  13. ^ "Conventions by Year". Colored Conventions. University of Delaware. Retrieved April 30, 2014. 
  14. ^ Aaron Brenner; Benjamin Day; Immanuel Ness, eds. (2015) [2009]. "Timeline". Encyclopedia of Strikes in American History. Routledge. ISBN 978-1-317-45707-7. 
  15. ^ a b c Fleming 1916.
  16. ^ M. S. Vassiliou (2009). "Chronology". Historical Dictionary of the Petroleum Industry. Scarecrow Press. ISBN 978-0-8108-6288-3. 
  17. ^ Reiss, Steven A. (2006). "Encyclopedia of Major League Baseball Clubs". Greenwood Publishing Group: 299–300. ISBN 978-0-313-08306-8. 
  18. ^ Chamber of Commerce 1905.
  19. ^ Decker, John. "Pittsburgh's First Minor League Team". Pirates Prospects. Archived from the original on 2014-11-29. Retrieved 2014-11-21. 
  20. ^ Paul S. Boyer, ed. (2001). Oxford Companion to United States History. Oxford University Press. ISBN 978-0-19-508209-8. 
  21. ^ "Pennsylvania: Pittsburgh". American Newspaper Directory. George P. Rowell. 1884. 
  22. ^ a b "Historical Chronology". Our History. Senator John Heinz History Center. Archived from the original on October 6, 2013. Retrieved October 6, 2013. 
  23. ^ Wm. P. Smull (1883). Smull's Legislative Hand Book and Manual of the State of Pennsylvania. Harrisburg. 
  24. ^ The Manual of Statistics: Stock Exchange Hand-Book, NY, 1912 
  25. ^ a b c Mike Tigas and Sisi Wei (ed.). "Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania". Nonprofit Explorer. New York: ProPublica. Retrieved February 10, 2014. 
  26. ^ a b U.S. Census Bureau, "Mini-Historical Statistics: Population of the Largest 75 Cities: 1900 to 2000" (PDF), Statistical Abstract of the United States: 2003 
  27. ^ a b c d "Pittsburgh Chronology". Historic Pittsburgh. University of Pittsburgh. Retrieved December 30, 2013. 
  28. ^ a b c "Movie Theaters in Pittsburgh, PA". CinemaTreasures.org. Los Angeles: Cinema Treasures LLC. Retrieved October 6, 2013. 
  29. ^ "United States and Canada, 1900 A.D.–present: Key Events". Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History. New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art. Retrieved October 30, 2014. 
  30. ^ "Children Tie Up Pittsburgh Traffic", New York Times, April 23, 1913 
  31. ^ Patterson's American Educational Directory, 29, 1932 
  32. ^ Nina Mjagkij (1994). Light in the Darkness: African Americans and the YMCA, 1852–1946. University Press of Kentucky. ISBN 0-8131-2801-3. 
  33. ^ "Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy". Retrieved October 6, 2013. 
  34. ^ "History". Pittsburgh Foundation. Retrieved February 10, 2014. 
  35. ^ "Pittsburgh Strike", New York Times, October 22, 1946 
  36. ^ "On This Day", New York Times, retrieved November 30, 2014 
  37. ^ "United States". Art Spaces Directory. New York: New Museum. Retrieved October 6, 2013. 
  38. ^ "NCGA Co-ops: Pennsylvania". Iowa: National Cooperative Grocers Association. Retrieved February 10, 2014. 
  39. ^ Pluralism Project. "Hinduism in America". America's Many Religions: Timelines. Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University. Retrieved October 6, 2013. 
  40. ^ "About Sri Venkateswara Temple, Pittsburgh, PA". Penn Hills. Retrieved October 6, 2013. [permanent dead link]
  41. ^ "History of the Food Bank". Duquesne, Pennsylvania: Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank. 
  42. ^ "Pennsylvania Food Banks". Food Bank Locator. Chicago: Feeding America. Retrieved February 10, 2014. 
  43. ^ Harry Henderson (2007). "Chronology". Artificial Intelligence: Mirrors for the Mind. NY: Infobase Publishing. ISBN 978-1-60413-059-1. 
  44. ^ "Pittsburgh Transit Strike Makes Commuters Scramble". New York Times. March 18, 1992. Retrieved October 6, 2013. 
  45. ^ "New Talks Set in Pittsburgh Newspaper Strike". New York Times. July 16, 1992. Retrieved October 6, 2013. 
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  47. ^ "About Us". Sustainable Pittsburgh. Retrieved February 10, 2014. 
  48. ^ "About". I Heart PGH. Retrieved February 11, 2014. 
  49. ^ "Thousands Attend Pittsburgh Tea Party". Harrisburg, Pennsylvania: Commonwealth Foundation. April 11, 2009. Retrieved October 6, 2013. 
  50. ^ "Pittsburgh". Hackerspaces. Retrieved February 10, 2014. 
  51. ^ Federal Writers' Project (1940), "Chronology", Pennsylvania: a Guide to the Keystone State, American Guide Series, New York: Oxford University Press – via Google Books 

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1800s-1840s[edit]

1850s-1890s[edit]

Published in the 20th century[edit]

1900s-1940s[edit]

1950s-1990s[edit]

Published in the 21st century[edit]

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 40°26′30″N 80°00′00″W / 40.441667°N 80°W / 40.441667; -80