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The Good Neighbor: The Life and Work of Fred Rogers

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Presented by Heinz History Center at Heinz History Center, Pittsburgh PA

Sep 04 2018
The Good Neighbor: The Life and Work of Fred Rogers

Join author Maxwell King at the History Center for the launch of the first-ever full-length biography of Pittsburgh original Fred Rogers!

As the world marks 50 years since the debut of “Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood,” King’s book paints the definitive portrait of an American icon who changed children’s television forever.


Drawing on original interviews, oral histories, and archival documents, King traces Rogers’ personal, professional, and artistic life through decades of work. From childhood stories and relationships with his family to the role religion played in his work, his close collaboration with leading

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$15 general admission

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Heinz History Center

1212 Smallman St., Pittsburgh, PA