The Pittsburgh Press
Photo Pictorial Sections
Remnants of Combined Issues From 1927
Some viewers of
webpages were children in 1927, or possibly parents.
following photos were scanned from old yellowing and crumbling
"Photo Pictorial Sections" of
The Pittsburgh (PA) Press (a defunct newspaper), on various dates from 1927.
Some photos display a "source" and others do not.
When a source
is visible it will be notated for that specific picture.
is not the intent of this website to plagiarize others work nor to lay
claim to such.
This is an attempt to
remnants of Pittsburgh's past photographic history of people,
members may have appeared within the photos being presented.
Other photos may show places and/or things from this time era.
I've re-typed some of the
photo captions for viewer
View of Downtown Pittsburgh, 1927
"Here is another splendid aerial view
It was taken from a position high over
the Hill district looking toward the Point."
"A New York dealer in autographs is
believed to have brought to light
the last check written by Abraham
Lincoln, here reproduced."
(Photo by Acme)
"Mrs. Limyra GOODHUE, mother of Mrs.
Calvin COOLIDGE, wife of
the President of the United States,
seated in her comfortable home."
"A splendid view of all the pupils who
attended a recent costume party held at the
Spring Garden school at Spring Garden ave. and Arcola st. on the
Many unique costumes were displayed by the large crowd of youngsters
who were present."
Children of Pittsburgh and
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