Wednesday, September 12, 2012

Clark Through The Illinois Country

General George Rogers Clark used stealth and cunning to wrest control of the Mississippi and the Old Northwest Territory from the British.  Below is a map of the routes taken to achieve that goal:

Depicting General Clark crossing the Wabash -- Through Wilderness And Flood (at the Vincennes Memorial):

Jim's Photo

Clark launched some of his operations from Fort Massac.

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