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The People's University: Preserving Our Industrial Heritage

Saturday, December 1, 2012 | Other Dates  
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

"Preserving Our Industrial Heritage: Rivers of Steel National Heritage Area’s Role in Preserving the Legacy of Big Steel in the Region."
Ron Baraff, director of Museums and Archives for the Rivers of Steel National Heritage Area, will explore the ways that Rivers of Steel is utilizing the region's industrial heritage to evoke memory, advocate for historic preservation, and promote tourism as a vehicle for economic revitalization throughout its eight county Heritage Area in Southwestern PA.

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Event fee: Free
4400 Forbes Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15213