Mauvaisterre Publishing LLC
They All Wore A Star
In the Fight For the Four-Gun Battery During the Battle of Resaca
May 15, 1864
An Illinois River Tributary, the Mauvaisterre, after French for “bad earth” and prounounced “Moh-vuh-star” in its locale, is watershed of Morgan and Scott Counties. It waters the town of Jacksonville and watered whisky distilleries and Grant’s horse at Exeter.
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