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July 5, 2018

Q&A with Re-enactor Floyd Dierker

Re-enactors in the Fort Pitt Museum’s living history programs give visitors a glimpse into daily life at the Point 200+ years ago. We talked to re-enactor Floyd Dierker about how living history demonstrations help visitors see history in a whole new way.

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May 23, 2018

Q&A with Living Historian Elizabeth Hobbs

The Fort Pitt Museum works with talented re-enactors (also referred to as “interpreters” or “living historians”) to show visitors how men and women lived when Fort Pitt called the Forks of the Ohio home. We caught up with re-enactor Elizabeth Hobbs to get her take on bringing the 18th century to life in the heart of downtown Pittsburgh.

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July 22, 2016

Interview With Golf Great Carol Semple Thompson

In anticipation of the History Center’s Annual Celebrity Golf Tournament on Monday, Sept. 26, we spoke with tournament co-chair and multiple Curtis Cup winner Carol Semple Thompson about Western Pennsylvania, women in golf, and more.

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