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War & Conflict:
Western Pennsylvanians and World War II

This site is a collaboration of Duquesne University & Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh.


"WWII Memories of Home and Abroad."
Interviewed by Jacqueline McDonough.
"Through a Child's Eyes"
Interviewed by Anthony S. Reto.
"The Blue-Collar Burden"
Interviewed by Anthony S. Reto.
"Home Front Pittsburgh"
"Memories of World War II"
"World War II Veteran"
"A Dame and a Sailor"
"An Interview with.."
"Pittsburghers & World War II: Near and Far"
"America is Great--America Will Win--Let's Go Dancing:
Mary Hresko & Mary Vincher Shiner"
"The Agony of Victory, a Black Pittsburgh History Recalled"

Photographs from the Collections of the Pennsylvania Department.
Portrait Gallery of Some of the Interviewees.
World War II Subject Headings in the Pennsylvania Department Vertical Files.
Some Related Links & Further Reading.
Created: 8 August 2000.
Last Updated: 11 January 2002.

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