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CELEBRATING BLACK HISTORY MONTH

Some of the vintage photographs taken by Charles "Teenie" Harris and acquired by Carnegie Museum of Art will be exhib ited at the museum starting Nov. 8. Photo: Bob Donaldson Original Filename: donaldson teenie harris rgb PUBLISHED CAPTION: Charles ?Teenie? Harris/Carnegie Museum of Art This photograph, titled ?Comic Book Reader,? was among the images in ?The Teenie Harris Archive Project,? which opened in 2003 at the Carnegie Museum of Art in Oakland. Photojournalist Charles ?Teenie? Harris was a noted black photographer who chronicled life in Pittsburgh?s black community between 1936 and 1975. The museum purchased his negatives in 2001.
The Post-Gazette is celebrating Black History Month with a collage of past and present articles and interactives highlighting the achievements of some of Pittsburgh's notable African-Americans.


NEW: TWO SHOTS: Subjects of Charles ‘Teenie’ Harris photos, share their remembrances.


VIEW ALUMNI IN ARTS: Pittsburgh Public Schools celebrates graduates

EXPLORE: THEN & NOW: Black Pittsburgh

READ: BREAK THRU: Pittsburgh's hip-hop scene waits for its moment.

LISTEN: PITTSBURGH HIP-HOP SHOWCASE: “What is it like living in Pittsburgh”

VISIT: Map of Pittsburgh's Historic African-American Sites
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DISPATCHES FROM VIETNAM

Nellie Medeiros of Hawaii read the names on some of the headstones during a a visit to the Truong (cq) Son National Cemetery in Quang Tri province, Vietnam. More than 35,000 North Vietnamese Army soldiers are buried here. Nate Guidry/Post-Gazette.
The Post-Gazette's Diana Nelson Jones and Nate Guidry have traveled to Vietnam with a group of veterans who are visiting the country on the 50th anniversary of the Tet Offensive.

VISIT HERE for social posts and daily updates while the group visits Southeast Asia.
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