Collections

H.K. Porter Co., Pittsburgh, Pa. Records

Collection contains the records of H.K. Porter Co. for the years 1877-1968. H.K. Porter was a major manufacturer of light locomotives from 1867-1941.
Contributor: University of Pittsburgh

HansĀ Reichenbach Papers

The Hans Reichenbach Papers comprise published and unpublished manuscripts, lectures, correspondence, photographs, drawings, and related materials from his early student days until his death.
Contributor: University of Pittsburgh

Harold Corsini Photographs

Visual images from the 1940s-1970s show images taken by freelance photographer Corsini for local and national businesses, including US Steel, as well as images from WWII and Southeast Asia and East Africa.
Contributor: University of Pittsburgh

Henry Clay Frick Business Records

Contains material reflecting the business and financial activities of Henry Clay Frick (1849-1919) with particular relevance to Pittsburgh and the western Pennsylvania region. Frick kept in frequent correspondence with Andrew Carnegie among many others as noted in the collection material.
Contributor: University of Pittsburgh

Henry F. and Kate B. Hebley Collection of Soviet Lantern Slides

Visual images of largely scenes of everyday street life in the Donbass region of Eastern Ukraine, a major coal mining region of the Soviet Union, taken by Kate and Henry F. Hebley of Mt. Lebanon during their trip to the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR) circa 1931.
Contributor: University of Pittsburgh

Henry Marie Brackenridge and Family Papers

Focuses on correspondence concerning Henry Marie Brackenridge's political career, and contains letters from notable politicians of his day, including Andrew Jackson, Henry Clay, John Quincy Adams, and William Henry Harrison.
Contributor: University of Pittsburgh

Hervey Allen Papers

Hervey Allen was known as an American poet, essayist, and novelist. His paternal grandfather, Edward Jay Allen, was a Civil War Colonel and influential Pittsburgh figure who traveled west over the Oregon Trail to survey and establish United States land claim in 1852 in what is now Washington and Oregon.
Contributor: University of Pittsburgh

Historic Pittsburgh Book Collection

The Historic Pittsburgh Book Collection comprises published material from the 19th and 20th centuries that document Pittsburgh in the printed word.
Contributor: University of Pittsburgh

Homer S. Brown Papers

Homer S. Brown became a member of the Allegheny County Bar Association in 1923. He was elected to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives in 1934 and became the first African-American appointed to the Pittsburgh Board of Education (1943), and elected (1949) as Allegheny County Judge. He served as Judge of the Court of Common Pleas in Allegheny County from 1956 to 1975. This digital collection consists of select speeches and articles written by Brown.
Contributor: University of Pittsburgh

Hotel Schenley Register

The Hotel Schenley register documents the names and residence of the many visitors who lodged at the hotel in the Pittsburgh neighborhood of Oakland during a four month period in 1908.
Contributor: University of Pittsburgh

Hugh Henry Brackenridge and Andrew Watson Papers

Consists of the business papers and correspondence of Hugh Henry Brackenridge and Andrew Watson regarding various properties in Pittsburgh, Pa.
Contributor: University of Pittsburgh