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May 12, 2017

Chief Glenna Wallace: First Female Chief of the Eastern Shawnee

At last year’s Women's History Seminar, Chief Glenna Wallace described the struggles of her tribe as well as the obstacles she faced as the first female chief of the Eastern Shawnee.

December 28, 2016

Happy Birthday, Nat Youngblood!

Pittsburgh artist and illustrator Nat Youngblood (1916–2009) would have been 100 years old today. The Fort Pitt Museum houses a permanent collection of more than 15 paintings by Youngblood, many of which are displayed year ‘round on the museum’s first floor.

December 16, 2016

Clothing the Royal Americans: Part Three

In part three of a three part series, Fort Pitt Museum Living History Program Coordinator Justin Meinert finished his general overview for constructing your own Royal American coat.