A series of political decisions led to the decimation of the Native American population in Illinois during its territorial and early statehood periods leading up to the final removal of tribes after Black Hawk’s War.
"Consequences of Peaceful Actions: Political Decisions of the Illinois Indians, 1778–1832,"
The Confluence (2009-2020): Vol. 7
, Article 4.
Available at: https://digitalcommons.lindenwood.edu/confluence_2009/vol7/iss2/4