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Audio-Visual Resources @ Pitt Archives & Special Collections (A&SC): Local Resources

Guide to audio-visual collections at Archives & Special Collections. Including information on rights and reproductions.

Carnegie Museum of Art

Chatham University Archives

  • Chatham University Archives: Chronicles the students, faculty, and university community as academic pursuits, university events, student life and social activities have grown and changed throughout the university’s history.

Historical Society of Upper St. Clair

  • Historical Society of Upper St. Clair Image Collection: Documents the history of the township of Upper St. Clair, Pa. The images depict residents and families, schools, houses, major roads, local landmarks, and the overall development of the area from an agrarian community to the current day.

Monroeville Historical Society

  • Monroeville Historical Society's Photo Archives: Depicts street scenes and businesses; people; homes and farms; schools and churches, and community events and activities which have defined the history of Monroeville throughout the years.

Northland Public Library

Additional Resources Around Pittsburgh

There are thousands of visual images available online through the Historic Pittsburgh Image Collections. This collaborative project, which brought together the Archives Service Center and many other area repositories, is part of the larger Historic Pittsburgh Project, which aims to document the history of Pittsburgh and the Western Pennsylvania region. Resources from our partners may be very helpful for your research; collections are listed here by the institution which holds them.

Thomas & Katherine Detre Library & Archives at the Senator John Heinz History Center

Oakmont Carnegie Library

Pitcairn Historical Society

  • Pitcairn Historical Society's Photo Archives: Depicts street scenes; businesses and industries (in particular the Pennsylvania Railroad); people; homes; schools and churches; sports, and community organizations, events, and activities throughout the years in the Borough of Pitcairn.

Pittsburgh History & Landmarks Foundation

Point Park University Archives

Point Park University Archives: Represents images illustrating the dynamic life of Point Park University and the surrounding area.

Rodef Shalom Congregation