March 21, 2015
WON'T YOU BE MY NEIGHBOR CASSETTE
Originally released in 1967 and slightly altered for later versions, this cassette version of the Won't You Be My Neighbor LP was released by Family Communications in 1981.
March 19, 2015
HAPPY 25 YEARS POSTCARD
This postcard from the mid-1990s features a very colorfully detailed Neighborhood of Make-Believe design and celebrates 25 years of Mister Rogers' Neighborhood.
March 17, 2015
THIS IS PITTSBURGH
This 80-page book from 1963 is packed with wonderful illustrations that depict life in early 60's Pittsburgh. The book was co-authored by Josie Carey and includes a WQED page featuring drawings of a few familiar faces.
March 13, 2015
'YOU ARE SPECIAL' CASSETTE
When the day of the week is Friday, the day of the month thirteen, the Neighborhood Archive will pick up a cassette copy of the Mister Rogers album You Are Special. Available on CD as well.
March 12, 2015
IDLEWILD SOUVENIR BANK
This 1992 ceramic bank features the Trolley and several familiar characters from the Neighborhood of Make-Beleive. The colorfully detailed bank is a souvenir from Ligonier, Pennsylvania's Idlewild Park.
March 11, 2015
GORILLA: JOURNAL OF THE GORILLA FOUNDATION
Vol 21, No. 1 (1998) of Gorilla: The Journal of the Gorilla Foundation was a special expanded issue featuring photos and documentation of Fred Rogers' visit with Koko the gorilla. The issue includes multiple photographs of their visit.
March 9, 2015
WE'RE GLAD TO BE YOUR NEIGHBORS POSTCARD
Mister Rogers and six popular characters from the Neighborhood of Make-Believe issue the recipient of this postcard a personalized greeting. Similar image and text found on this card is also available in a poster format.
March 3, 2015
LADY ELAINE FAIRCHILDE PUPPET (DAKIN)
Sometimes a new item gets lost in the shuffle before I remember to add it here on the Neighborhood Archive. This Lady Elaine puppet is one such item. It's been sitting around here for several months and I finally realized it was never shared.
March 1, 2015
KID REVIEW: DANIEL TIGER TOYS
Several great new Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood toys are starting to show up at Toys R Us stores. My kids -- ages 7, 5, and 3 -- are back with their thoughts for another Kid Review. Dad even shows up with a few comments of his own.
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