The atlatl (pronounced at-lat-tul) was ubiquitous. This simple weapon was a vital part of the prehistoric toolkit. Prehistoric people certainly understood its mechanical advantage over a spear thrown only with the hand. The atlatl is a launching stick.
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The Fort Pitt Museum, located in historic Point State Park, is preparing for an active summer season you won’t want to miss.