724 Elaine Drive
Waterloo, IL 62298
Presented by Chrystal Dagit. The location of the native tribes along the Illinois River before, during and after the War of 1812 will be explained by the map from Helen Tanner’s work. Additional highlights include the influence of the French on the tribes, the trading practices, the use and trade of weapons, and cooking utensils and clothing styles which have been in practice since the 1600s. Ms. Dagit is the Regional Director of the Illinois War of 1812 Bicentennial Commission and President of the Tazewell County Museum & Educational Center.