The Sangamo frontier history and archaeology in the shadow of Lincoln /
When Abraham Lincoln moved to Illinois' Sangamo Country in 1831, he found a pioneer community transforming from a cluster of log houses along an ancient trail to a community of new towns and state roads. But two of the towns vanished in a matter of years, and many of the activities and lifestyl...
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University of Chicago Press,
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