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Creating Community: Home and Heritage
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We've listed segments from all the Pittsburgh History Series shows related to the Creating Community theme.

Creating Community

FYI

Peopling Pittsburgh
Community & culture
Family & faith
Individuals & Heroes

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Finding the right video for your lesson
1 Scan the index to find segments that fit your lesson's goals. TIP The number in the first "Tape" column identifies the show the segment is in (see key at page bottom) and links to a more complete description.
2 Preview the segments on videotape using the "time-in" and "time-out" as cues. TIP The linked descriptions include more detailed visual cues.
3 Read the FYI background article for more information about the theme. TIP If you aren't sure which segments to use, FYI recommends specific video segments related to topics.
4 Choose discussion questions and activities to tailor your lesson to your curriculum.  

Video segments for Creating Community

Tape

Time In

Time Out

Title/Description

Relevance

HP04-
HP05

11:40

15:28

Faith in Action: St. Patrick's Father Cox; Bethel AME Church and the Underground RR

5

HP16

51:30

56:00

Recent immigrants: Hindu and Buddhist temples

5

WA08

11:50

15:35

African American institutions on The Hill, the Pittsburgh Courier newspaper

5

WA10

18:30

21:50

LaSalle's Beauty School creates business opportunities for young black women

5

WA12

23:50

26:40

African American churches on The Hill

5

WA13

26:40

34:00

African American-owned businesses on The Hill

5

DT21

43:39

47:13

Market Square

4

KW19

40:24

41:53

Community and Ethnic Day picnics at Kennywood

4

NS06

14:15

19:00

Mexican War Streets Community Gardens

4

NS24

1:18:00

1:24:28

German heritage on the North Side

4

SP07

33:40

41:26

Traditional foodways in the Strip District

4

SP12

47:23

55:54

Ethnic food preparation in the Strip

4

SS11

41:00

46:20

Bars and Restaurants, South Side

4

SS14

53:35

58:15

Oliver Bath House

4

SS19

1:26

1:29:00

Slovak Easter basket blessing

4

WA09

15:35

18:30

African American clubs

4

WA19

50:07

51:47

Mary Dee on WHOD radio

4

HP02

4:10

4:10

Ukranian Church architecture and pirohy

3

HR04 13:52 18:40 Oram's Donut Shop 3
HR05 18:40 21:58 Nicholas Coffee 3
HR06 21:58 26:30 J. H. Shoop and Sons 3
HR08 31:15 35:11 Standard Horse Nail Co. 3
HR09 35:11 43:05 Homer Laughlin China Co.'s Fiestaware 3
HR10 43:05 49:39 Carnegie Library of Braddock 3
HR12 52:54 1:01:26 Harris Theater movie posters, old newsreels 3

NS07

19:00

21:58

Doug's Market in the Mexican War Streets

3

NS08

21:58

25:00

Wilson's BBQ in the Mexican War Streets

3

NS09

25:00

29:33

Ridge Avenue neighborhood: Millionaire's Row

3

NS10

29:33

33:40

Manchester neighborhood

3

NS11

33:40

37:20

Fineview neighborhood's gothic house

3

NS12

37:20

39:40

Spring Hill neighborhood

3

NS14

41:40

45:08

Troy Hill's German roots

3

SP15

1:06:26

1:08:47

St. Patrick's/St. Stanislas Church in the Strip

3

SS17

1:06

1:08:20

Old and New on the South Side Flats

3

SS18

1:08:20

1:26:30

Old and New South Side businesses

3

TH06

39:20

44:00

Downtown stores

3

WA01-
WA02

01:35

4:45

The Hill District's ethnic character

3

WA14

34:00

27:00

The Hill police

3

BR02

4:19

6:13

Flying off the "Bridge to Nowhere"

2

BR11

36:05

37:50

Rochester-Monaca Bridge naming rivalry

2

HP15

49:55

51:30

Miracle traditions

2

KW11

21:37

23:38

Teen food servers and ride operators at Kennywood

2

NS19

58:58

1:05:55

East Ohio Street retail stores

2

NS20

1:05:55

1:10:20

Old Allegheny Square

2

SP01

2:45

5:12

Italian family winemaking tradition

2

SP02

5:12

10:34

Family restaurants in the Strip District

2

SP14

60:00

1:06:26

The Strip District as residential community

2

SS01

2:00

6:30

Pittsburgh Pretzels, South Side

2

SS03

10:00

13:00

Page Dairy Mart, South Side

2

SS07

24:00

30:00

Family steel fabricating business

2

NS03

4:24

8:00

The Icee Ball Man

3

WA03-
WA05

4:45

8:38

Memories of growing up in The Hill

2

WA15

37:00

39:15

Numbers writers on the Hill as bankers

2

WA17

42:22

44:24

Gathering places on The Hill

2

PR08

22:54

25:49

Burgh family antique business, Zelienople

1

SP10

41:26

44:26

Mike Feinberg's party store in the Strip District

1

SP13

55:54

60:00

Fish from Benkowitz and Wholey's

1