Historical Society of Western Pennsylvania
$50,000 to support the development of Discovery Place, an interactive exhibition and learning space for children to inspire and foster science, technology, engineering and math skills.
Senator John Heinz Pittsburgh Regional History Center and the Historical Society of Western Pennsylvania
It also involved a multi-institutional partnership with the university's Archives Service Center, Special Collections department, and the Historical Society of Western Pennsylvania to identify and supply content for this project, which now contains a full-text collection, a map collection, finding aids, a chronology, and census data (http://digital.
Nearly 300 finding aids encoded in EAD representing collections held by the University of Pittsburgh's Archives Service Center and the Historical Society of Western Pennsylvania
In my own home city of Pittsburgh, local government, foundations, and individual donors recently pledged $36 million for the renovation of new quarters for the Historical Society of Western Pennsylvania
, much of that space to house new exhibits and archival resources on the history of families and neighborhoods in the region.