Posts Tagged: espy post

civil war re-enactors

Images of Living History

Each year Andrew Carnegie Free Library & Music Hall hosts a living history event in remembrance of the Civil War, guided by the Library & Music Hall’s own Civil War expert, Espy Post Curator Diane Klinefelter, and including the 9th

civil war re-enactors

Images of Living History

Each year Andrew Carnegie Free Library & Music Hall hosts a living history event in remembrance of the Civil War, guided by the Library & Music Hall’s own Civil War expert, Espy Post Curator Diane Klinefelter, and including the 9th

post card invitation to civil war reenactment event

2012 ACFL&MH Living History Weekend Post Card

2012 still recognizes the sesquicentennial, or the 150th anniversary, of the Civil War; last year was the beginning of the war, this year and the next two follow the history of battles and hardships. Andrew Carnegie Free Library & Music

post card invitation to civil war reenactment event

2012 ACFL&MH Living History Weekend Post Card

2012 still recognizes the sesquicentennial, or the 150th anniversary, of the Civil War; last year was the beginning of the war, this year and the next two follow the history of battles and hardships. Andrew Carnegie Free Library & Music

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Two Photo Exhibits at ACFL&MH

My two exhibits of local photography, “Of Harps and Fig Leaves” and “Carnegie Photographed”, are once again on display in the Reception Hall at Andrew Carnegie Free Library & Music Hall. Stop by to peruse them and read the notes

library entrance

Two Photo Exhibits at ACFL&MH

My two exhibits of local photography, “Of Harps and Fig Leaves” and “Carnegie Photographed”, are once again on display in the Reception Hall at Andrew Carnegie Free Library & Music Hall. Stop by to peruse them and read the notes

front of post card

Civil War Sesquicentennial Post Card

I just had to use that word in the headline. Quick—what does it mean? It means it’s the 150th anniversary of the beginning of the Civil War. Andrew Carnegie Free Library & Music Hall will be hosting a “living history”

front of post card

Civil War Sesquicentennial Post Card

I just had to use that word in the headline. Quick—what does it mean? It means it’s the 150th anniversary of the beginning of the Civil War. Andrew Carnegie Free Library & Music Hall will be hosting a “living history”

photo of the st. clair guards replica flag

Painting a Replica Civil War Flag for the Espy Post

I love it when I get an unusual assignment that requires skills I don’t get to use every day. One of the artifacts of the Capt. Thos. Espy Post at Andrew Carnegie Free Library & Music Hall is the militia

photo of the st. clair guards replica flag

Painting a Replica Civil War Flag for the Espy Post

I love it when I get an unusual assignment that requires skills I don’t get to use every day. One of the artifacts of the Capt. Thos. Espy Post at Andrew Carnegie Free Library & Music Hall is the militia

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“Carnegie Photographed” Photo Exhibit

This exhibit includes fourteen of my photographs of the town of Carnegie in all seasons, from details to distant views. The exhibit will hang in the Reception Hall as a permanent exhibit between other shows and exhibits along with “Of

main street carnegie pa

“Carnegie Photographed” Photo Exhibit

This exhibit includes fourteen of my photographs of the town of Carnegie in all seasons, from details to distant views. The exhibit will hang in the Reception Hall as a permanent exhibit between other shows and exhibits along with “Of

Banner Design for Espy Post

Sign, sign, everywhere a sign! I design plenty of them (would I say this year has been a “banner” year for signs?) and know that an effective sign is one of the best ways to let the public know that

Banner Design for Espy Post

Sign, sign, everywhere a sign! I design plenty of them (would I say this year has been a “banner” year for signs?) and know that an effective sign is one of the best ways to let the public know that

front of post card

Civil War Movie Premiere at ACFL&MH

I designed this post card as an invitation to both visit Andrew Carnegie Free Library & Music Hall, especially the newly-restored Civil War Room, and also to enjoy an evening viewing this documentary short in the Music Hall and meeting

front of post card

Civil War Movie Premiere at ACFL&MH

I designed this post card as an invitation to both visit Andrew Carnegie Free Library & Music Hall, especially the newly-restored Civil War Room, and also to enjoy an evening viewing this documentary short in the Music Hall and meeting

front of post card

Post Card for the Capt. Thos. Espy Post at ACFL&MH

This is a general use post card I designed for the Andrew Carnegie Free Library & Music Hall’s Civil War Room, “The Capt. Thos. Espy Post No. 153 of the Grand Army of the Republic”. The room was recently renovated

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Post Card for the Capt. Thos. Espy Post at ACFL&MH

This is a general use post card I designed for the Andrew Carnegie Free Library & Music Hall’s Civil War Room, “The Capt. Thos. Espy Post No. 153 of the Grand Army of the Republic”. The room was recently renovated

Join Us Saturday, February 20 at Andrew Carnegie Free Library & Music Hall

11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. in the Reception Hall: I’ll be working on my new painting My art will be on exhibit I’ll have my poetry for guests to read The Espy Post room will be open for docent tours

Join Us Saturday, February 20 at Andrew Carnegie Free Library & Music Hall

11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. in the Reception Hall: I’ll be working on my new painting My art will be on exhibit I’ll have my poetry for guests to read The Espy Post room will be open for docent tours

“Aspects of Lincoln” Exhibit at Andrew Carnegie Free Library & Music Hall

In conjunction with the reopening of the restored Espy Post room in the Library, Pittsburgh photographer Norman Schumm offered to loan his collection of “100 photographic portraits of Abraham Lincoln” assembled by Stephan Lorant for the book by that name.

“Aspects of Lincoln” Exhibit at Andrew Carnegie Free Library & Music Hall

In conjunction with the reopening of the restored Espy Post room in the Library, Pittsburgh photographer Norman Schumm offered to loan his collection of “100 photographic portraits of Abraham Lincoln” assembled by Stephan Lorant for the book by that name.

Invitation to the Espy Post Reopening

The Andrew Carnegie Free Library & Music Hall has been host to a post of the Grand Army of the Republic since 1906, shortly after the building opened. I won’t tell the history of the post or the GAR here,

Invitation to the Espy Post Reopening

The Andrew Carnegie Free Library & Music Hall has been host to a post of the Grand Army of the Republic since 1906, shortly after the building opened. I won’t tell the history of the post or the GAR here,