What does the word galena mean?

Usage examples for galena

  1. We are going to send nearly two hundred invitations to Galena, besides our friends here. – At the Time Appointed by A. Maynard Barbour
  2. It was my original intention to have taken the usual route by Chicago and Galena to St Louis, but I fell in with Major F--, with whom I had been previously acquainted, who informed me that he was about to send a detachment of troops from Green Bay to Fort Winnebago, across Wisconsin territory. – Diary in America, Series One by Frederick Marryat (AKA Captain Marryat)