Category Archives: Pennsylvania

THE DOCTOR’S OPINION

My cousin, John Hope, was kind enough to forward me an electronic copy of our great-grandfather’s valedictory address to the graduates of the Hahnemann Medical College of Philadelphia at the twenty-fifth annual commencement on March 10, 1873. I speak of … Continue reading

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Postcards from Pittsburgh

(Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania) I was picking photos for a Beacher article on the Steel City, when I realized I had captured some memorable images from my time there in 2014 and 2015.  Enjoy, and do include Pittsburgh in your travel plans … Continue reading

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Getting to the Point in Pittsburgh

Travels with Charley: Getting to the Point in Pittsburgh by Charles McKelvy When we arranged to commit my mother to her native Pennsylvania soil at the Steel City’s historic Homewood Cemetery on September 20, 2014, I resolved to get to … Continue reading

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