This first famous tunnel view of Pittsburgh was made possible when the Liberty Tunnels opened in 1924. At the time, they were the longest concrete auto tunnels ever built.


  • Title: View of downtown from the Liberty Tunnels
  • Date Created: 1950s
  • Subject Keywords: Pittsburgh
  • Type: Photograph
  • Original Source: Detre Library & Archives at the Heinz History Center
  • Object ID: MSP285.B010.F24.I01
  • Exhibit or Collection: #Pixburgh: A Photographic Experience (December 2016 to September 2017)
  • Donation Information: Gift of Allegheny Conference on Community Development
  • Collection Information: Allegheny Conference on Community Development Photographs, MSP 285

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