Field Trip Information

For those arriving early to the Known World Heralds and Scribes event, we are pleased to announce a field trip to the Hunt Library at Carnegie Mellon University (4909 Frew Street, Pittsburgh PA) from 1pm to 5pm on Friday, June 8th.

Mary Kay Johnsen, Senior Librarian, is putting together a collection of manuscripts for us including the following:

The Fine and Rare Book Room is located on the 4th Floor of the library and is an oval shaped space in the middle of the building. Space is limited to 20 people. Sign up can be found here (please provide your name by June 5th so we can let Mary Kay know approximately how many people to expect):

Please sign up using link below.

Sign Up Sheet

Photos from cell phones and small cameras are ok as is pencil drawing. No ink or paint, please.

Paid parking is available on Frew Street. Less expensive parking is available in the garage on Forbes Ave (about a 10 min walk to the library).

For further questions about the field trip please contact our event stewards at