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
J. Eric Robinson discusses the colony of Free Blacks who lived at Pin Oak before the Civil War
SIUE Emeritus Professor Stephen Hansen compares presidential politics of 1860 with today.
801 N. Main Street
Edwardsville, IL 62025
Madison County Historical Society
P.O. Box 422
Edwardsville IL 62025