Becoming the Land of Lincoln: From Colony to Territory to State
Rock Springs Nature Center
Sun, Aug 26, 2018
Explore our state’s early history with guest speaker Dr. John Reda, author and professor of history at Illinois State University. Dr. Reda will trace the early years of Illinois’ story, from French colonists arriving and living among the Native Americans already here, to its years as a British colony, an American territory, and ultimately the 21st state.
Free. No registration required.