H.Res.1000 - To commemorate the 250th Anniversary of the Naming of Pittsburgh as the culmination of the Forbes Campaign across Pennsylvania and the significance this event played in the making of America, in the settlement of the Continent, and in spreading the ideals of freedom and democracy throughout the world.110th Congress (2007-2008)
Summary: H.Res.1000 — 110th Congress (2007-2008)
Passed House without amendment (09/24/2008)
(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)
Recognizes: (1) the 250th anniversary of the Naming of Pittsburgh; and (2) that Pittsburgh 250 is organizing the commemoration.
Encourages learning about how the Forbes Campaign, the opening of the Gateway to the West, the industrialization of America, and the environmental transformation of Pittsburgh helped to make America.