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Life, Death & Archaeology at Fort Blue Mounds (Wisconsin Historical Society Press), by Robert A. Birmingham

Dec. 12, 2012
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Of all the conflicts between natives and settlers, the Black Hawk War (1832) left the deepest impression on Wisconsin. UW-Waukesha professor Robert Birmingham, who excavated Fort Blue Mounds near Madison, investigates one of the war’s sites with an eye toward recovering a sense for the people who sought refuge there during the struggle. 

 

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