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Fort Dearborn and Beyond

Event Type: Historical Program Series
Age Group(s): Adults
Date: 3/14/2013
Start Time: 7:00 PM
End Time: 8:45 PM
Description:
 The Massacre of Fort Dearborn, the home of Chicago’s earliest residents, was one of the early battles of the War of 1812. Nancy McCully will discuss this important event in Chicago’s history and learn what happened next. See how Midwestern battles at Mackinac, Detroit, the River Raisin, Fort Meigs, and Put in Bay helped determine the future of our region and America. This meeting will be immediately preceded by the annual meeting of the Winfield Historical Society.
   Map to the Library
Location: Winfield Public 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