• "Plaque Commemorating the fort's history"
  • "Signage approaching the fort"
  • "Interacting with children during rendezvous"
  • "Hill's Fort blockhouse"
  • "Love seeing the flag flying so high"
  • "Saluting the flag during the National Anthem"
  • "Visitors love learning about the history of Hill's Fort.
  • "Vendors and demonstrators interacting with guests."
  • "This is real hands-on learning."


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(Book II). This book contains updated and new information not available when the original book was published.
Includes GPS coordinates and driving directions. and archaeological surveys. Price: $30.00

Hill's Fort, the Tales Continue includes biography info on William Pruitt and Robert Linn and additional
information on William Grotts. Also a listing of War of 1812 soldiers buried in Bond County,
more Native American stories, tidbits about men who were at Hill's Fort during the battle. Pictures & maps Price: $20.00

The Tales of Hill's Fort was our first book. It includes Hill's Fort, The Beginning; *The Battle Story Revisited;
Participant Identification; Military Service Enlistments; Muster Rolls; and biographies for the following:
John Boucher, William Burgess, William Grotts, Benjamin Henson, Thomas Higgins, John Journey, Jr.,
Robert Lynn, William Prewitt,Lydia Little Pursley, William Pursley, Isham Reavis, and David White Price: $17.00

Forts and Blockhouses of Early Illinois provides descriptions of Log Cabins, Blockhouses, and Forts.
Includes Prehistoric Forts of Southern Illinois and French Era Forts, American Settlement Area Forts, War of 1812 Era Forts, Black Hawk War Era forts,
and Eversgerd's Stone Fort - Unique Creation
This edition includes 265 pages of content from over 90 sources.
Maps are provided to further describe the forts and blockhouses discussed within the book. Price: $27.00

Veterans of the Forty Years' War Honored by Illinois Lineage Societies, Volume I
includes 100 color pages of grave markings
around the state of Illinois honoring veterans who served between 1775 and 1815.
GPS locations are provided. Price: $25.00