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Peoria, Illinois


Peoria /piːˈɔəriə/ is a city in and the county seat of Peoria County, Illinois, ... explorer Henri de Tonti, Peoria is the oldest European settlement in Illinois, and is ......

Native Americans:American Indian Tribes of Illinois


Oct 2, 2002 ... 1. Pah-me-cow-ee-tah, or Man Who Tracks, a Peoria Illinois Chief ... when American Indians first came into contact with Europeans in the Great ...

Programs - Peoria Area World Affairs Council


July: Victory in Europe: Battle Sites in Northern France and Holland ... Peoria Area World Affairs Council | 1501 W. Bradley Avenue, BR 244, Peoria, IL 61625

Illinois Newspapers (IL) : Chicago Newspapers : Newspapers from ...


Extensive resource of Illinois online newspapers for information on local ... Europe · Eastern Europe · Northern Europe · Southern Europe · Western Europe ... Star (Peoria); The Journal-Standard (Freeport); Kane County Chronicle ( Geneva) ... The Northern Star (Northern Illinois University); Northwest Herald (...

History of Illinois Indians *** - Native Indian Tribes


Visit this site for facts and information about the history of Illinois Indians. ... Illinois Indians before the arrival of the white European settlers and colonists. ... Iowa and Missouri, Cahokia, Kaskaskia, Michigamea, Moingwena, Peoria, and Tamaroa. ... were almost constantly harassed by the Sioux, Fox, and other northern tribes.

Jim Duensing - Select Region


... held a variety of positions including Corporate Funding Manager at Caterpillar Inc. in Peoria, Illinois, Caterpillar Financial Northern Europe Region Managing ...

European Union police agency says 10,000 young migrants are ...


Feb 1, 2016 ... THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Authorities dealing with Europe's migrant crisis have lost track ... to reach relatives or other contacts in northern Europe, not wanting to stay in Italy, Sami said. ... Journal Star | Peoria, IL 61643.

Getting to Know Europe - EU


Through its Getting to Know Europe grant competition, the European ... on EU approaches to conflict resolution featuring Northern Ireland and the Balkans. ... EU Day and “EU on the Road” activities in both Champaign-Urbana and Peoria, IL, ...

Native Tribes of Illinois | peoriamagazines.com


The Illinois River Valley was once ruled by a confederation of Native American ... America long before Columbus or any other European discovered the New World . ... known group to have assembled on the northern shores of Lake Michigan.

Peoria Weather - AccuWeather Forecast for IL 61602


Get the Peoria weather forecast. Access hourly, 10 day and 15 day forecasts along with up to the minute reports and videos for Peoria, IL 61602 from ...

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Foreign Immigrants in Illinois 1850 - Illinois Periodicals Online


In western and northern Europe during the 1840s, Illinois was a popular destination .... In Peoria County, foreigners comprised 26.3% of the diverse population.

Peoria, Illinois - Illinois in Focus: A Photographic Tour of the Land of ...


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 Salle  ...

Caterpillar Financial Services: About Us › Governance


... Financial Services Corporation with responsibilities for operations in Europe and ... in Peoria, Illinois, Caterpillar Financial Northern Europe Region Managing  ...

Peoria Zoo Domestic Polecat (Ferret) - Peoria Zoo


Originally Northern Africa but now can be found all over the world. ... The European polecat is a typical standard sable, whereas pet ferrets can come in many shades, from deep black and dark brown to chocolate and light ... Peoria, IL 61603

Research History: Timeline of Illinois History - State of Illinois


According to legend, northern tribes besiege and starve Illinois Indians tribes at .... commemorating the 400<sup>th</sup> anniversary of European exploratory voyages to the ..... Born and raised in Peoria, Illinois, she was a leader in the women's rights ...