Join us on Sunday March 18 for a program about the fascinating history of the Fox River Valley, presented by local historian Phil Aleo. This program is part of our celebration of the Illinois Bicentennial.
Come to the Information Desk to register for The Fox River and Its Influence on Our Region, or call 847-428-3661 (press 3.) You may also register directly at http://www.frvpld.info/fox-river-and-its-influence-our-region.
While you’re waiting, or after the program, check out the following books about related subjects:
BOOKS BY PHIL ALEO
Local historian Phil Aleo has written many popular books about our region.
One of his most popular titles is:
BOOKS ABOUT ILLINOIS
This title descibes one of the most sensational cases of the nineteenth century. A steamboat accident at the Rock Island Bridge launched a lawsuit, and helped determine the future of American transportation and the future of Illinois.
You might also enjoy:
BOOKS ABOUT AMERICAN RIVERS