Andy Masich

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Thanksgiving’s Early Roots Trace Back To Pittsburgh

It’s Thanksgiving and our thoughts turn to pilgrims, turkeys and Pittsburgh. Why Pittsburgh?

11/27/2014

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Search Could Begin Again For Missing B-25 Bomber In Mon River

On the last day of January in 1956, a B-25 bomber crashed into the Monongahela River near what is now the Homestead Grays Bridge. Ever since, it has been one of the great mysteries of Pittsburgh. Some think it is still down there, while others think it was taken away by the government or CIA.

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Bring Your Finds To Heinz History Center For “Pittsburgh’s Hidden Treasures”

Appraisers will be back to appraise your old antiques.

07/12/2014

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“Pennsylvania’s Civil War” Exhibit In Final Week At History Center

A large crowd joins Andy Masich at Heinz History Center, in the final week of the exhibit, “Pennsylvania’s Civil War.” The History Center president says Pittsburgh was a prime target.

12/27/2013

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Civil War Exhibit Coming To Heinz History Center

“There are all kinds of stories woven into Pennsylvania’s Civil War,” says Heinz History Center President Andy Masich, as he leads a tour of a new exhibit.

06/20/2013

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Re-Enactors Fire Replica Cannon At Point State Park

French and Indian War re-enactors heed commands from their “captain,” Andrew Gaerte of the Fort Pitt Museum as they prepare to fire a replica of an 18th century cannon.

06/05/2013

Heinz History Center’s “1968” Exhibit

The national launch of Mister Rogers Neighborhood, the assassination of Martin Luther King Jr. and the peak of the Vietnam War. The year is 1968 – The Year That Rocked America.

01/17/2013

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New ‘1968’ Exhibit To Open At Heinz History Center

“1968: The Year That Rocked America.” That’s the theme of an exhibit opening next month at the Heinz History Center.

01/17/2013

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History Center Marks Immaculate Reception Anniversary With Monument, Photo Contest

In the shadow of Heinz Field, a slab of granite marks a hallowed spot. Yard lines drawn on the sidewalk mark the boundaries of a miracle.

12/05/2012

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Steelers’ Hall Of Fame Busts Come To History Center

Heads were rolling at Heinz History Center Monday morning as carts bearing bronze busts of Steelers Hall of Famers were pushed into a new display area. Packed in boxes, fresh from Canton, Ohio, busts of 22 Steelers are making a whistle stop at the Pro Football Hall of Fame exhibit: “Gridiron Glory.”

10/24/2012

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New ‘Gridiron Glory’ Exhibit Coming To Heinz History Center

Did you know that the first Professional Football Player took the field in Pittsburgh 120 years ago? That’s one of many stories featured in a Hall of Fame Exhibit coming to the Western Pennsylvania Sports Museum at Heinz History Center on October 6.

08/21/2012

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Steelers To Mark 40th Anniversary Of Immaculate Reception

In the grand scheme of Pittsburgh sports, the Immaculate Reception was a turning point. “Everyone knows where they were on Dec. 23, 1972 if they were born at that time,” Andy Masich, director of the Heinz History Center, said.

05/31/2012

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Washington & Lincoln’s History In Pittsburgh

KDKA AM’s John Shumway talks to the History Center’s Andy Masich for interesting presidential trivia.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–02/20/2012

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American Flag Stars In Heinz History Center Exhibit

Heinz History Center President Andy Masich, flanked by a military honor guard, addressed a crowd on the museum’s main floor. He oversaw the unfolding of a flag measuring 20-by-36-feet – part of the opening ceremony for a special week.

12/27/2011

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Learn More About Western Pa. History

KDKA Radio’s Rose and Paul spoke with Andy Masich, President and CEO of the History Center.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–11/01/2011

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