Wau-Bun, Stories of the Early Days: A Travelogue with Juliette Kinzie

Event Type: Historical Program Series
Age Group(s): Adults
Date: 2/21/2013
Start Time: 7:00 PM
End Time: 8:45 PM
 Acclaimed Chicago actress Betsey Means comes to the library performing her one woman show. Juliet married the famous fur trader and US Indian sub-agent John H Kinzie. He invited her to share with him the great adventure of life in the Northwest Territory. In the early 19th century French voyageurs, fur trappers, British soldiers, American pioneers, and about all Indians peopled the wilderness of the Great Lakes. Come celebrate the early days of the frontier with writer, historian, and pioneer Juliette Magill Kinzie.
   Map to the Library
Other Information:
The 2013 Historical Program Series is presented in partnership with the Winfield Historical Society.
Contact: Lisa Zink
Contact Number: 630.653.7599