Collections

Edward J. Shourek Photographs

Images taken by Edward J. Shourek that depict family and friends, home in Homewood, Central High School, George Westinghouse High School, Syria Mosque, and locations in Ohio, West Virginia, and New York locations (Buffalo and Niagara Falls).
Contributor: University of Pittsburgh

Eliphalet Smith Account Book

Contains Eliphalet Smith's account book of his personal and professional transactions between 1807 and 1824.
Contributor: University of Pittsburgh

Elsie H. Hillman Papers

Public speeches delivered by Elsie H. Hillman to a variety of audiences and gatherings.
Contributor: University of Pittsburgh

Ephraim Douglass Ledgers

Consists of four ledgers that primarily document the stock and sale of supplies at Forts Pitt and Kittanning during the 1770s.
Contributor: University of Pittsburgh

Erroll Garner Archive

Erroll Garner (1921-1977) was an African American pianist/composer from Pittsburgh, Pa., known largely for his 1954 composition “Misty,” and his 1955 live album Concert by the Sea. The digital collection documents portions of his life and work; it contains correspondences, legal documents, and personal writings. Additionally, many of the items included document the work of Martha Glaser, who was Garner's manager throughout his career.
Contributor: University of Pittsburgh

Extension of the Pittsburgh City Limits Minute Book

Consists of a minute book detailing through various reports the extension of the limits of the City of Pittsburgh between 1836-1841; included are reports from courts, surveyors, and a commission carrying out orders from the state assembly.
Contributor: University of Pittsburgh