“Hell with the lid taken off.” - James Parton, 1868
Pittsburgh: The Smoky City. The Iron City. The Steel City.
I am interested in studying Pittsburgh’s industrial history, social register and patronage of art and architecture, particularly during the Gilded Age and into the twentieth century. This blog is neither associated with nor endorsed by any Pittsburgh publication, museum or university. All images, unless otherwise noted, were taken from the Internet and assumed to be in the public domain. Any breach of copyright is unintentional and the material will be removed immediately upon presented proof.