The land where Edgebrook and Sauganash presently stand was originally occupied by the Potowatomi Indians, led by Billy Caldwell, whose Indian name was Chief Sauganash - meaning Englishman. Caldwell was born in Canada. His father was an officer in the British military...
The prestigious Sauganash neighborhood, once a rich, Native American preserve, has long been regarded as a suburb in the city. Lying far northwest of Chicago’s downtown, Sauganash is primarily a residential neighborhood within Chicago’s Forest Glen Community Area. The...