Daily Archives: August 31, 2010

History of the Butterfly, Part 10: Black Hawk on Prairie Fire

After the hostilities known as the “Black Hawk War” were ended, Chief Black Hawk was captured.  He was initially shackled, but later he was treated with more respect.  He was taken on a tour of Eastern cities, probably with the … Continue reading

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