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Jul 29, 2009

New Image Collection Added to Historic Pittsburgh

Today the Digital Research Library added a new image collection to Historic Pittsburgh. The Ken Kobus Photograph Collection, held by the Archives Service Center at the University of Pittsburgh, features 246 images documenting the railroad and steel industries in Pennsylvania taken primarily during the 1980s and early 1990s. CONRAIL and the LTV Steel Company are the main focus of the collection while secondary points of interest include the Pennsylvania Railroad, Union Pacific Railroad, Amtrak, and Union Switch and Signal.




New Image Collection Released

Today we added a new image collection from the Archives Service Center at the University of Pittsburgh to the Historic Pittsburgh Image Collections: Ken Kobus Photograph Collection. The online collection features 246 images documenting the railroad and steel industries in Pennsylvania taken primarily during the 1980s and early 1990s. CONRAIL and the LTV Steel Company are the main focus of the collection while secondary points of interest include the Pennsylvania Railroad, Union Pacific Railroad, Amtrak, and Union Switch and Signal.