Hear about when Pittsburgh was Virginia

Hear from Dr. Patrick Spero about conflicts in the 1770s for control of Fort Pitt and the Ohio River — which he argues were crucial to the American Revolution — at his lecture, "When Pittsburgh was Virginia" and book signing of "Frontier Country: The Politics of War in Early Pennsylvania."

Where: Fort Pitt Museum at 101 Commonwealth Place (Downtown)

When: June 24, 2017 from 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

How much: $10 for adults | $5 for students, History Center members