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The Black Hawk War of 1832 – Free Online Books and Articles

Black Hawk War – Wikipedia Article Wisconsin History: War & Military page “Causes of the Black Hawk War; Barbarous Treatment of Indian Women and Children” (1888) “Army Life in Wisconsin Territory” (1898)This collection of 4 papers includes one entitled “Abraham Lincoln in the Black Hawk War” Fitch, Matthew G. (Lieut.), “The Battle of Peckatonica” …

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Pioneers in Illinois Tell Their Stories

We have a number of books authored by people who were settlers or visitors in Illinois in the early 1800s, and who wrote about their experiences there. The list below doesn’t include all such books on History of the Great Lakes States, but it’s a good start. Illinois Biographies and Memoirs page Burlend, Rebecca, …

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