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Pittsburgh history topic of presentation at McCandless heritage center

Tony LaRussa
| Tuesday, March 13, 2018, 2:54 p.m.
This 1902 lithograph by Thaddeus Mortimer Fowler shows how The Point in Downtown Pittsburgh appeared at the time.
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This 1902 lithograph by Thaddeus Mortimer Fowler shows how The Point in Downtown Pittsburgh appeared at the time.

A free smorgasbord of Pittsburgh history will be served up on April 18 at the McCandless Northern Allegheny Heritage Center.

“This is Pittsburgh” features photography and video of the region's history, attractions, natural beauty, sports teams, economy and other topics.

The 50-minute presentation followed by a question-and-answer session was created by Bob Cahalan, a retired North Allegheny social studies teacher who served 32 years in the Air National Guard and Air Force Reserves.

The program begins at 7 p.m. The heritage center is located on Aufman Lane off Grubbs Road in McCandless.

Tony LaRussa is a Tribune-Review staff writer. Reach him at 724-772-6368 or tlarussa@tribweb.com or via Twitter @TonyLaRussaTrib.

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