Pittsburgh from the Air: Then & Now

Vintage photos reveal how the city’s skyline has evolved over the past 85 years.

The Point, 1930.

aerial photographs of Pittsburgh collections, c. 1923-1937, AIS. 1988.06, Archives Service Ctr, University of Pittsburgh


Present-day photos by dave dicello


Downtown Pittsburgh, 1932.



Oakland, 1930. The Cathedral of Learning was still under construction.




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