Chicago had barely emerged from the Fort Dearborn stage when the first Scandinavians walked its streets.
Fort Dearborn, at Chicago, was burned and its garrison was massacred by the Indians.
Fort Dearborn was rebuilt after the war, but settlers were slow in coming.
In 1812 this vast city was only a frontier post—Fort Dearborn.
At the mention of Fort Dearborn, Raoul's face had gone expressionless.
For four years the unburied bones of the Fort Dearborn victims lay where the bodies had fallen.
But I was on the trail of the soldiers, and meant to make a business on't, at Fort Dearborn.
I've seen the fall of Fort Dearborn, and I don't want to see the fall of another post this war.
And then she remembered too, what had happened to Helene twenty years ago at Fort Dearborn.
Other points were far more important than Fort Dearborn, but the garrison was ready to fight, nevertheless.