Eel River Traders



About the Author:

Upon retiring from teaching in Indiana public schools, Joe Krom pursued his interest in history by researching events incorporated into his historical novel "Heart of a Warrior: The True Saga of Sweet Breeze and William Wells." This was followed by a second historical novel "Ulysses Grant: Youth to Uniform."

Mr. Krom enjoys giving historical talks to civic groups, historical museums, and literary gatherings. He resides in the northern Indiana town of Argos. He can often be found helping to restore his family's water-powered flour mill.

Mr. Krom spent his boyhood in communities along the Eel River in northern Indiana. He helped operate his family's water-powered flour mill. He attended Manchester University where he received his BS degree. He obtained his MS degree at Indiana State University and has completed additional work at Purdue University, Indiana University, and the University of Notre Dame.




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