Dyar, Scott D.
March 2006
Military History;Mar2006, Vol. 23 Issue 1, p38
The article focuses on a militia debacle that led to the beginning of the Black Hawk War of 1832. The violation of treaties and agreements by Algonquian Indians led to the conflict with white settlers of Illinois. Governor John Reynolds of Illinois has taken steps to resolve the crisis. It provides a detailed account of the war.


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