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Jul 26, 2005

Chronology Updated

The Historic Pittsburgh Chronology was updated to include events from 2004.

DRL releases Stephen Foster's Sketchbook

The Digital Research Library released an image collection containing the page images of Stephen Foster's Sketchbook, which contains draft texts for sixty-four songs including several of his most popular ones such Jeanie with the Light My Old Kentucky Old Folks at (Way Down Upon the Swanee ). The sketchbook, which dates to June 26, 1851, can be searched by a full-text transcription or browsed by song title.