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Alle-Kiski Chronicle Podcast

 

ABOUT THE PODCAST

The Alle-Kiski Chronicle Podcast explores and showcases topics celebrating the cultural, industrial, and ethnic heritage of the Allegheny and Kiskiminetas River valleys in Southwestern Pennsylvania.

The Allegheny-Kiski Valley Historical Society is a non-profit, permanent institution committed to acquiring, preserving, and professionally exhibiting historically relevant material that illustrates the history of the region; developing and facilitating cooperative partnerships among organizations with a similar mission; providing educational and outreach opportunities for the public; and serving as a catalyst for the private and public preservation, rehabilitation and/or adaptive re-use of historic sites.

Contact the Alle-Kiski Chronicle Podcast

Allegheny-Kiski Valley Historical Society | 224 East Seventh Avenue, Tarentum, PA 15084 | Call: (724) 224-7666 | Email: akvhs@salsgiver.com

 


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2 months ago
AVH Podcast (Ep05) - Rachel Carson 112th Birthday Celebration - The Social Voice Project

Rachel Carson 112th Birthday Celebration

“Those who contemplate the beauty of the earth find reserves of strength that will ensure as long as life lasts. There is something infinitely healing in ... See more

Rachel Carson 112th Birthday Celebration On episode 5 of the Allegheny Valley History Podcast, we attend the Rachel Carson 112th Birthday Celebration at the Rachel Carson Homestead in Springdale, ... See more

2 months ago
Veteran Voices: The Oral History Podcast

Our communities are full of stories like Fran's, but they are fading away.

If local historical societies do not make an effort to capture, preserve, and share them, they will be lost forever.

Ask ... See more

Lucky Man | Fran Rifugiato

We commemorate Memorial Day by honoring the late Fran Rifugiato of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, who shared with us his deeply moving story about his buddy Charlie, killed ... See more

3 months ago
AVH Podcast (Ep04) - Connie Rusek-Lichok & Linda Askren - The Social Voice Project

“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it’s the only thing that ever has.” – Margaret Mead

Connie Rusek-Lichok & Linda Askren
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RCH Volunteer Spotlight Connie Rusek-Lichok & Linda Askren On episode 4 of the Allegheny Valley History Podcast, we continue our special series with the Rachel Carson Homestead. Guest host Jeanne ... See more

3 months ago
AVH Podcast (Ep03) - Rachel Carson's Cottage - The Social Voice Project

Rachel Carson’s Cottage

It sits amidst spruce and pine atop a rocky bluff overlooking tidal pools and gulls and lobster boats. Like Carson, the cottage seems reserved, a bit old-fashioned, ... See more

Wendy Sisson | Rachel Carson’s Cottage On episode 3 of the Allegheny Valley History Podcast, we continue our special series with the Rachel Carson Homestead. Guest host Jeanne Cecil, executive ... See more

4 months ago
The Social Voice Project

“Welcome to local history,” says the museum.

“What’s that dusty old thing behind glass?” asks the visitor.

“That’s a butter churn. Long ago it's what people used to make butter. It ... See more

4 months ago
Remember The Miners

MINERS MEMORIALS AND REMEMBERING

Memorials encourage us to quietly honor lost souls and to respectfully commemorate solemn occasions.

Designed to evoke calming reverence, tranquility, and decorum, ... See more

Nine years ago today, 29 coal miners lost their lives in the Upper Big Branch mine disaster. May we always remember the lives and legacy of the loved ones lost on April 5, 2010. #RememberTheMiners

4 months ago
AVH Podcast (Ep02) - Jeanne Cecil - The Social Voice Project

JEANNE CECIL | Rachel Carson Homestead

“Miss Rachel Carson’s reference to the selfishness of insecticide manufacturers probably reflects her Communist sympathies, like a lot of our writers these ... See more

Jeanne Cecil | Rachel Carson Homestead On episode 2 of the Allegheny Valley History Podcast, guest host Kevin Farkas of The Social Voice Project talks with Jeanne Cecil of the Rachel Carson Homestead ... See more

4 months ago
Coming Soon: AVH Podcast (Ep02) - Rachel Carson Homestead

COMING SOON! On episode 2 of the Allegheny Valley History Podcast, guest host Kevin Farkas of The Social Voice Project talks with Jeanne Cecil of the Rachel Carson Homestead in Springdale, ... See more

5 months ago
Groundswell: Oral History for Social Change

At The Social Voice Project we like to say, history is now. The voices and stories of our communities are to be heard, valued, and made useful to us here and now.

This is why we are fans of the ... See more

Our ONLINE oral history for social change course has been described as "fantastic," "energizing" and "full of useful information for all oral historians." Don't miss your chance to enhance your oral ... See more

5 months ago
The Social Voice Project

WHO CARES ABOUT LOCAL HISTORY?

The Social Voice Project started the Local History Podcast Initiative because we think differently about local history.

Many small-town museums are on the verge of ... See more

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