Duels were a method of settling disputes in the 19th Century, and often ended if a life changing injury, or death for the participants. Join us as we discuss the rules of dueling and recreate the Thornton Pinckard-James Steele duel of 1838 that took place in Washington. For questions about the program, contact, Tynan Shadle at tynan.shadle@thc.texas.gov or 936-878-2214 ext 224. 

Two men dueling