This book describes the early history of Edwardsville and Madison County, Illinois, including the construction of Fort Russell built for the War of 1812.
|Wascally Wee Willy
Kenneth and David Hanser are Edwardsville natives whose great grandfather came to the city in 1857. Both have degrees in architecture and have pursued their careers in France, England, Germany, Egypt, and Saudi Arabia, as well as the United States. Now retired, they are conducting historic research on the early structures located in and around their hometown.