... is the oldest European settlement in Illinois, and is named after the Peoria tribe.
... Peoria had a population of 118,943 in 2010, when far northern Peoria was also
... Cavelier, Sieur de La Sa...
Located along the northern bank of the Illinois River, Peoria is claimed by some,
... Peoria is the site of the first European settlement as French explorers La ...
After the abandoning of Fort Crevecoeur, the history of Peoria becomes a bit
Emergency Phone Number (309) 673-1670. Tazewell & Peoria Railroad, Inc. 301
Wesley Road Creve Coeur, IL 61610. Phone: (309) 694-8200. Fax: (309) 694- ...
Crevecoeur, and the Rhetoric of Natural History. Dekalb: Northern. Illinois
University Press, 1992. Pp. 189. $30. Pamela Regis argues in ... John de
Crevecoeur, author of Letters from an American Farmer. Travel literature ....
Europe, in addition to a comparative list of both American and European
quadrupeds; birds; winds ...
French Peoria and the Illinois Country 1673-1846, by Judith A. Franke, Illinois ...
Except for exotic place names Prairie du Rocher, Creve Coeur, La Salle and
... overwhelmed by successive waves of other, more durable European settlers.
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Peoria is the largest city on the Illinois River and the county seat of Peoria County
, Illinois. ... the oldest European settlement in Illinois, and is named after the
Peoria tribe. ... Cavelier, Sieur de La Salle and Henri de Tonti constructed Fort
Crevecoeur. .... U.S. Route 150 serves as the main arterial for the northern
Illinois State Police are investigating. ORGINAL: Police are on the scene of Lucky
Break Bar in Creve Coeur. They say a suspect tried to run over a police officer ...
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Find Creve Coeur, Missouri walking, running and bike trails with detailed ... The
Benld-Gillespie Bike Trail is part of two developing Illinois initiatives: the Route
66 ... miles through St. Louis County from Creve Coeur County Park at its
northern end .... in the 8,050-acre Pere Marquette State Park (named for the first