The Andrew Carnegie Free Library & Music Hall is home to a true national treasure: the Capt. Thomas Espy Post No. 153 of the Grand Army of the Republic (GAR). Historical and genealogical records from the post-Civil War Union fraternal society. The Captain Thomas Espy met in Chartiers and Mansfield before locating in Carnegie, Pennsylvania.
The Digital Research Library (DRL) of the University of Pittsburgh's University Library System (ULS) supports the teaching and research mission of the university and serves users through the creation and delivery of Web-accessible digital collections. Includes photographs, manuscripts and collections of personal papers.
Historic Pittsburgh is a comprehensive collection of local resources that supports personal and scholarly research of the western Pennsylvania area. This web site enables access to historic material held by: Archives Service Center, University of Pittsburgh; Carnegie Museum of Art; Chatham University Archives; Library & Archives at the Heinz History Center Etc.
This is the Home of the Historical Society of Western Pennsylvania and which includes a research Library & Archives as well as a Museum dedicated to preserving and presenting regional history in ways that engage, entertain, and inspire a large and diverse audience while offering connections to the past, understanding in the present, and guidance for the future.