The Area and its People
Chapters from Illinois Vignettes
Physical Growth of the City of Saint
Hutchins, Thomas F. (Aug. 4, 1770)
- Letter describing settling in Kaskaskia, affairs with Fort Chartres,
and the Indian trade
Memorial of the Inhabitants of Randolph & St.
Clair Counties (Jan. 17, 1808)
Berrian, Sam G. (Mar. 26, 1818)
- Letter describing theWest and the opportunities it offers.
Henry, John D. (Oct. 2, 1818)
- Letter expressing enthusiasm for American Bottom where he intends
to buy land.
Indenture - the Negroes Calep and Lucey
Indenture - Thomas Estes (1820)
Narrative of William Wells Brown, Fugitive
Steamboats and River Transportation