By Nicki Jacobsmeyer
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The doomed Whiskey uprising, the good hearth that destroyed a 3rd of the town in 1845 and Lincoln's speech urging citizens to shun speak of secession--all have made the pages of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette and its predecessors. in view that 1786, the paper has lined neighborhood occasions, and reporter Len Barcousky is part of this lengthy culture.
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