1. KorbenDallas

    1845: The Great Fire of Pittsburgh

    The dawn of April 10, 1845, brought a warm, windy day. During a brief interlude in the winds just before noon, Ann Brooks, who worked on Ferry Street for Colonel William Diehl, left unattended a newly stoked fire lit to heat wash water. A spark from this fire ignited a nearby ice shed or barn...
  2. KorbenDallas

    1917 video of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

    Figured you guys would enjoy this colorized video of 1917 Pittsburgh. That's some amazing architecture and infrastructure. KD: By the way, what is the oldest known photograph of Pittsburgh, and what year was it allegedly made?