Menu Contact/Location

A Patrician of Ideas: A Biography of A. W. Schmidt

$14.95

Category:

Description

Clarke M. Thomas

Pittsburgh History & Landmarks Foundation, 2006

Meticulously researched and fascinating to read, A Patrician of Ideas chronicles the remarkable life of McKeesport native Adolph W. Schmidt (1904-2000). A notable American who lived during a time of great American world influence, Schmidt was a U.S. Ambassador to Canada and a vital part of Pittsburgh’s urban renewal history through his management of the A. W. Mellon Educational and Charitable Trust.

Published with support from the Laurel Foundation, with a foreword by Landmarks president Arthur Ziegler.

  • 192 pages, soft cover; 5½” x 8½”
  • 41 b/w photos and 6 color
  • ISBN 0-916670-24-4

Reviews

There are no reviews yet.

Be the first to review “A Patrician of Ideas: A Biography of A. W. Schmidt”

Your email address will not be published.

Pittsburgh History & Landmarks Foundation

100 West Station Square Drive, Suite 450

Pittsburgh, PA 15219

Phone: 412-471-5808  |  Fax: 412-471-1633