The History of Black Hawk County, Iowa: Containing a History of the County, Its Cities, Towns, &c., a Biographical Directory of Citizens, War Record of Its Volunteers in the Late Rebellion ... General and Local Statistics ... History of the Northwest, History of Iowa ...
Western Historical Company, 1878 - Black Hawk County (Iowa) - 570 pages
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