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Civil War Discovery Trail SitesUS Grant Home SHS

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US Grant lived here after the Civil War was ended.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member 8Nuts MotherGoose

location: Illinois

date approved: 12/6/2006

last visited: 9/27/2019

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Historic Forts"APPLE RIVER FORT" - Elizabeth, IL

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From archeological evidence and written, first-hand accounts, this fort was recreated to depict a time during the Blackhawk War of 1832.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member cldisme

location: Illinois

date approved: 8/5/2007

last visited: 8/8/2018

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World War II SitesSavanna Army Depot - Savanna, IL

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This was the largest ammunitions storage and production facility in the USA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member 8Nuts MotherGoose

location: none listed yet

date approved: 5/23/2007

last visited: 3/17/2010

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Specific Wars Monuments and MemorialsKellogg’s Grove Blackhawk War Monument - Kent, IL, USA

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A monument honoring those killed in the Black Hawk War, including in the final Illinois battle which occurred at this grove in June,1832. Abraham Lincoln, a member of the Illinois militia, helped to bury five of the slain men.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 7/16/2013

last visited: 8/4/2018

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U.S. Civil War SitesCamp Roberts/Camp Kinsman - Davenport, Iowa

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Camp Roberts, later renamed Camp Kinsman, was one of 4 Civil War camps in the Davenport region. It was originally built as a temporary camp but was later made permanent.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Hikenutty

location: Iowa

date approved: 8/5/2007

last visited: 12/7/2011

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Historic FortsFort Armstrong - Rock Island , IL

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Fort Armstrong was in service for 20 years.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member 8Nuts MotherGoose

location: Illinois

date approved: 10/28/2007

last visited: 4/27/2017

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BattlefieldsThe First Battle of the Black Hawk Indian War

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This monument was ercted at the sight of the graves of the fallen soldier at the first battle site of the Blackhawk Indian war

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member cratergrease

location: Illinois

date approved: 8/9/2010

last visited: never

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Civil Defense Fallout Shelters391 W Milwaukee Fallout Shelter - Janesville, WI

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This magnificent building is part of the W Milwaukee St Historic District in Janesville, WI.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member onfire4jesus

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 10/23/2007

last visited: 10/6/2007

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Civil Defense Fallout SheltersViroqua US Post Office - Viroqua, WI

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This fall out shelter was the basement of the US Post Office in Viroqua, WI.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member mrjcanger

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 9/24/2016

last visited: never

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BattlefieldsBattle of Bad Axe - Wisconsin

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This battle took place at the Mississippi river and involved the Sauk tribe, led by Black Hawk and the US Army out of Fort Crawford at Prairie du Chien. It was the last battle of the Black Hawk War.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Hikenutty

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 7/23/2007

last visited: 6/20/2015

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