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1778 Hutchins, Thomas - map detail of the "Chikago" region from Hutchins` London 1778 publication A Topographical Description of Virginia, Pennsylvania, Maryland, and North Carolina, Comprehending the Rivers Ohio, Kenhawa, Sioto, Cherokee, Wabash, Illinois, Mississippi, &c.;. The name “Hid Island” crossing the Des Plaines River refers to what is now known as Isle a la Cache. [Chicago History Museum]

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