Meet the Author Series! Melanie Linn Gutowski- Wednesday, December 20 from 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm

Memories of Kaufmann’s Department Store

Do you have fond memories of Kaufmann’s Department Store?   Meeting under the clock? Lunch at the Tic Toc Restaurant?  Going to town to view the windows decorated for Christmas?

Take a trip down memory lane with writer and historian Melanie Linn Gutowski as she shares the latest in the Arcadian series on western Pennsylvania’s favorite spots.

 Melanie Linn Gutowski is a writer and public historian based in the Greater Pittsburgh area. She is the author of Pittsburgh’s Mansions, a pictorial history of Western Pennsylvania’s stately homes, and the forthcoming Kaufmann’s Department Store (Nov. 2017). Her history writing has appeared in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Pittsburgh Quarterly and the Victorian Society in America’s Nineteenth Century journal. Melanie is a three-time finalist for the Press Club of Western Pennsylvania’s Golden Quill Awards.

 You can read more about her work at:

These books will make great Christmas gifts!

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