LATROBE, Pa. (KDKA) – Saint Vincent College in Fred Rogers’ hometown of Latrobe has unveiled an online exhibit about his life.
“Fred Unboxed” allows people to explore the many ways that Fred Rogers cared for children and family.READ MORE: Crews Spend Hours Trying To Gain Control Of Massive Scrapyard Fire On Neville Island
The exhibit draws from the more than 22,000 items in the Fred Rogers Archive like interviews, behind-the-scene photos and handwritten drafts of his songs.READ MORE: Pine-Richland Head Football Coach Eric Kasperowicz And Entire Coaching Staff Will Not Return In Fall
In a news release, Fred Rogers Center senior archivist says the project — which has been in the works since the spring of 2018 — was inspired by people who would come to the archive looking for documents that fell under certain subjects. The website is now organized in a similar way.MORE NEWS: Johnson & Johnson Vaccine To Remain In Limbo While Officials Seek More Evidence
You can check out the website here.