I am pleased to announce a new website resource for persons interested in the "Lead Rush" of 1827-1836, the Red Bird Uprising of 1827, and the Black Hawk War of 1832...
The Old Lead Region Historical Society!http://www.geocities.com/old_lead/
Officially founded in 2001, the OLRHS has several professional historians among its members, as well as avocational geneologists, researchers, and folks that just enjoy learning a little more about the unique history of our region!
Feel free to visit and bookmark the Society's site, as well as visit the "Articles" page and the "Discussion Board." Persons interested in joining the Society are invited to view the "Membership" page.