Remarkable events have happened in Freeport and Stephenson County, Illinois, and remarkable people have lived there.
These are stories gathered about people and events from 1835 through World War II.
By no means complete, these are overviews of lives and events which shaped our country and our world.
From events in the lives of Tutty Baker, Abraham Lincoln, Charles Guiteau, Leonard Colby, Jane Addams and Bob Wienand come stories that will amaze you.
Welcome to Volume 1 of our living history.
The author lives in Eugene, Oregon, and works as a Licensed Massage Therapist and Life Coach.
An amateur historian, parts of these stories and many more appear on his website, www.robertbike.com.