Galena is one of the most fascinating cities in the old Northwest Territory. Nine generals from Galena served during the Civil War, the most important being Ulysses S. Grant. Also, 85% of the buildings in Galena are apart of the National Register of Historic Places, coining the town as "The Town that Time Forgot". This blog will not only be about the civil war and Galena, but much more. If you enjoy history please check in on a regular basis to read very interesting posts.