Williams, Delores. Papers, circa 1930s | Illinois History and Lincoln Collections
Title: Williams, Delores. Papers, circa 1930s
Collection identifier: 396
Extent: 1.0 folder
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Scope and Contents: This collection includes a map and manuscript written by Delores Williams circa 1930s. Her school paper is entitled "George Rogers Clark's March from Kaskaskia to Vincennes," describing Clark's nineteen day trip in 1778. Delores Williams used a variety of bibliographic sources for her paper, including a letter from Clark, his memoirs, Major Joseph Bowman's journal. The map of Illinois was created by the State Geological Survey and displays Clark's route from Kaskaskia, Illinois to Vicennes, Indiana.