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Snapshots

  1. sq hill

    Snapshot Title: sq hill
    Taken by: h hm

    Image: Oakland, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania from roof of Falk School
    Image Owner: Paul Heckbert



    Description:

    squirrel hill south



  2. BST

    Snapshot Title: BST
    Taken by: toms

    Image: Oakland, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania from roof of Falk School
    Image Owner: Paul Heckbert



    Description:

    Pitt Bio.medical Science Tower



  3. My office 1977-80

    Snapshot Title: My office 1977-80
    Taken by: Richard Pohlman

    Image: Oakland, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania from roof of Falk School
    Image Owner: Paul Heckbert



    Description:

    once was a butler's pantry @ Margret Morrisons Carnegie College for Women



  4. golfers in Schenley Golf Course

    Snapshot Title: golfers in Schenley Golf Course
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Oakland, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania from roof of Falk School
    Image Owner: Paul Heckbert



    Description:

    or Bob O'Connor Golf Course, as I guess it's now called



  5. Gates Center at Carnegie Mellon University

    Snapshot Title: Gates Center at Carnegie Mellon University
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Oakland, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania from roof of Falk School
    Image Owner: Paul Heckbert



    Description:

    Computer Science Department



  6. 5600 Munhall Rd in Squirrel Hill

    Snapshot Title: 5600 Munhall Rd in Squirrel Hill
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Oakland, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania from roof of Falk School
    Image Owner: Paul Heckbert



    Description:

    10 story apartment building near Beacon St & Murray Ave



  7. Maxon Towers apartment building in Squirrel Hill

    Snapshot Title: Maxon Towers apartment building in Squirrel Hill
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Oakland, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania from roof of Falk School
    Image Owner: Paul Heckbert



    Description:

    at Forbes St & Denniston St



  8. Congregation Beth Shalom in Squirrel Hill

    Snapshot Title: Congregation Beth Shalom in Squirrel Hill
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Oakland, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania from roof of Falk School
    Image Owner: Paul Heckbert



    Description:

    at the corner of Beacon St & Shady Ave



  9. Omega Building

    Snapshot Title: Omega Building
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Oakland, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania from roof of Falk School
    Image Owner: Paul Heckbert



    Description:



  10. steeples of St Paul's Cathedral on the left

    Snapshot Title: steeples of St Paul's Cathedral on the left
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Oakland, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania from roof of Falk School
    Image Owner: Paul Heckbert



    Description:

    and the conical towers of Central Catholic High School on the right



  11. apartment building just east of CMU on Frew St

    Snapshot Title: apartment building just east of CMU on Frew St
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Oakland, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania from roof of Falk School
    Image Owner: Paul Heckbert



    Description:

    I heard that Mister Rogers (Fred Rogers) once lived here



  12. East Liberty Presbyterian Church

    Snapshot Title: East Liberty Presbyterian Church
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Oakland, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania from roof of Falk School
    Image Owner: Paul Heckbert



    Description:

    (behind the tree).

    The green roof at lower right is Motor Square Garden.

    Before 1960, East Liberty had a bustling commercial district, but it was wrecked by a poor redevelopment plan deigned by Pitt...



  13. The Cut at CMU

    Snapshot Title: The Cut at CMU
    Taken by: David Bear

    Image: Oakland, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania from roof of Falk School
    Image Owner: Paul Heckbert



    Description:

    Recognize any of these people?



  14. Sacred Heart, Calvary, Nabisco

    Snapshot Title: Sacred Heart, Calvary, Nabisco
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Oakland, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania from roof of Falk School
    Image Owner: Paul Heckbert



    Description:

    Boxy church tower at left is Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church; steeple at center is Calvary Episcopal Church, and boxy building behind the steeple used to be called the "Nabisco Building" but now it...



  15. south side of CMU campus

    Snapshot Title: south side of CMU campus
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Oakland, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania from roof of Falk School
    Image Owner: Paul Heckbert



    Description:

    The grass is called the Mall.
    The ugly concrete building on the left is Wean Hall (Math, Physics, Material Science, ...). It is home of the world's first internet-enabled soda vending machine.
    The ni...



  16. Flagstaff Hill, Schenley Park

    Snapshot Title: Flagstaff Hill, Schenley Park
    Taken by: Richard Palmer

    Image: Oakland, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania from roof of Falk School
    Image Owner: Paul Heckbert



    Description:

    Great for winter traying (using cafeteria trays for sleds)



  17. Fine Arts/Architecture building

    Snapshot Title: Fine Arts/Architecture building
    Taken by: Richard Palmer

    Image: Oakland, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania from roof of Falk School
    Image Owner: Paul Heckbert



    Description:

    Andrew Warhola went here.



  18. Mellon Institute of Science (MIS)

    Snapshot Title: Mellon Institute of Science (MIS)
    Taken by: Richard Palmer

    Image: Oakland, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania from roof of Falk School
    Image Owner: Paul Heckbert



    Description:

    In 1967, the MIS merged with the Carnegie Institute of Technology (Carnegie Tech) to form Carnegie Mellon University.



  19. Phipps Conservatory
  20. Panther Hollow Bridge and the back of Phipps Conservatory

    Snapshot Title: Panther Hollow Bridge and the back of Phipps Conservatory
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Oakland, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania from roof of Falk School
    Image Owner: Paul Heckbert



    Description:

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Panther_Hollow_Bridge Will open in a new tab or window



  21. Litchfield Towers

    Snapshot Title: Litchfield Towers
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Oakland, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania from roof of Falk School
    Image Owner: Paul Heckbert



    Description:

    dorms at University of Pittsburgh: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Litchfield_Towers Will open in a new tab or window



  22. Monongahela River

    Snapshot Title: Monongahela River
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Oakland, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania from roof of Falk School
    Image Owner: Paul Heckbert



    Description:

    The big building at bottom left is the Benedum Hall of Engineering at University of Pittsburgh. To the left of the river in the distance is Hazelwood, and to the right of the river is part of UPMC Sp...



  23. Collaborative Innovation Center at CMU

    Snapshot Title: Collaborative Innovation Center at CMU
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Oakland, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania from roof of Falk School
    Image Owner: Paul Heckbert



    Description:

    (behind the steeple) where GigaPan's Pittsburgh office is located (and Intel Research & Apple & CERT & Google & others)



  24. most of Carnegie Mellon University in one photo

    Snapshot Title: most of Carnegie Mellon University in one photo
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Oakland, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania from roof of Falk School
    Image Owner: Paul Heckbert



    Description:

    that's Forbes Ave on the left



  25. Cathedral of Learning

    Snapshot Title: Cathedral of Learning
    Taken by: Paul Heckbert

    Image: Oakland, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania from roof of Falk School
    Image Owner: Paul Heckbert



    Description:

    at University of Pittsburgh