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HIS 222, South: Websites

Pittsburgh: Past, Present and Future


Below is a variety of librarian-selected websites (in alphabetical order and topical order) that contain credible information about Pittsburgh.  If you need more websites, then first refer to the  Evaluating Websites  tab above.


The following websites pertain to broader and more general aspects and topics that include Pittsburgh, Southwestern PA, and Pennsylvania history.  Most are searchable by keyword or browsable.

The sites below contain collections of primary sources relating to Pittsburgh history.


The following websites below pertain to specific topics within Pittsburgh's history.  They are listed under these linked headings:

Also, more information about these topics can be found in the Broad Topic Sites column (left).

Colonization / French & Indian War / Whiskey Rebellion

Western Expansion


Modern Urbanism / Urban Renewal

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