Speaker Series
Julie Zimmermann

Dr. Juli Zimmermann discusses what has been found at the Middle Woodland (Hopewell) occupation site. Although virtually all archaeological time periods are represented at the site, Mississippian has been the most prominent.

Speaker Series – Peter Stehman

Peter Stehman will discuss his book, “Patriotic Murder,” a fascinating look at the anti-German frenzy, fueled by government propaganda, that led to the lynching of Robert Praeger at Collinsville, Illinois on April 5, 1918

Speaker Series – J. Eric Robinson

J. Eric Robinson discusses the colony of Free Blacks who lived at Pin Oak before the Civil War

Speaker Series – Stephen Hansen

SIUE Emeritus Professor Stephen Hansen compares presidential politics of 1860 with today.