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September 23, 2016

Bound by Tradition: Prisoner Restraints in the Captive Experience

Take a closer look at the experience of Indian captives in the 18th century in the Ohio River valley, in particular with how captives were restrained.

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June 2, 2016

Mrs. Bard’s Spoon

Learn the story behind this handcrafted horn spoon, which belonged to Catharine Bard, a frontierswoman who was captured by Indians.

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March 23, 2016

Using Theater to Teach History

The Fort Pitt Museum explores their first Readers Theater, an interpretative tool used to educate and entertain that explores historical topics in a theatrical script, as they present "Voices of Captivity."

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