"Forts and Blockhouses of Early Illinois" Book II*Contains updated and new information not available when the original book was published.
info on William Pruitt & Robert Linn
*More information on William Grotts
*Listing of War of 1812 soldiers buried in Bond Co.
*More Native American stories
*Tidbits about men who were at Hill's Fort during the Battle
*Hill's Fort baby who turned out to be National hero
*Pictures & maps
*112 pages double-spaced.
*Order now from Hill's Fort Society
"The Tales of Hill's Fort"
Fort, The Beginning
*The Battle Story Revisited,
Sept. 9, 1814
*Participant Identification Questions
*Military Service Enlistments
for the following:John Boucher, William Burgess, William
Grotts, Benjamin Henson, Thomas
Higgins, John Journey,
Lynn, William Prewitt,Lydia Little
Pursley, Isham Reavis, and David White
Ramblings and Musings
*Bond County Records, 1817-1823
*Hill's Fort 2000+
*Other Bond County Related Stories
"Forts and Blockhouses of Early Illinois"*Descriptions of: Log Cabins, Blockhouses, and Forts
*War of 1812 Era Forts
*Black Hawk War Era
*Eversgerd's Stone Fort - Unique Creation
● This edition includes 265 pages of content from over 90 sources.
● Maps are provided to further describe the forts and blockhouses discussed within the book.