Visit our tables at the Illinois History Symposium (IHS), “Contested Lands: 1763-1840,” April 26-28 at The Embassy Suites Hotel and Conference Center, East Peoria. The symposium commemorates the 200th anniversary of the War of 1812 and then end of the frontier in the Illinois Territory. Meet Lisa Bayer and take advantage of our 30% conference discount with FREE shipping on orders placed at the meeting!
Gillum Ferguson, author of Illinois in the War of 1812, will be the guest speaker at the Banquet and Awards Program Friday at 7 pm.
Other books and authors that will be featured at IHS include:
The Rise of Chicago’s Black Metropolis, 1920-1929, Christopher Robert Reed
Illinois: A History in Pictures, Gerald A. Danzer
Building Chicago: Suburban Developers and the Creation of a Divided Metropolis, Ann Durkin Keating