Past Event

The Illinois River at the Time of First European Contact

A Road Scholar program by Tony Gerard


Tony GerardTony Gerard teaches biological sciences at Shawnee Community College. He has been involved in living history since the early 1980s, with a particular interest in the American eastern frontier of the 18th and early 19th centuries. He has served as technical advisor, casting, set dressing, and location scout for numerous documentary films and was a core extra in the motion picture, “Last of the Mohicans.”

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