Eastern newspapers report on Black Hawk's 1833 tour

Newspaper Articles from Black Hawk's Tour in 1833


After the war, in early 1833, Black Hawk and several other Sauk prisoners were put on tour in several northern American cities, including Philadelphia, New York, Boston, Albany, Buffalo, and Detroit. These newspaper clippings from that year describe how he was received, relate anecdotes about how he coped with his celebrity, and include a brief speeche by him in Philadelphia.


Related Topics: Territory to Statehood
The Black Hawk War
Creator: Anonymous
Pub Data: Articles clipped from various Eastern newspapers in the spring of 1833.
Citation: Use the title at the head of the individual clipped article, followed by "Newspaper Articles from Black Hawk's Tour in 1833; Online facsimile at:  http://www.wisconsinhistory.org/turningpoints/search.asp?id=992; Visited on: 7/31/2014
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