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  The History of Keokuk, Iowa Baseball
An interesting figure from this era was Keokuk native Jeremiah Peter "Jerry" Harrington, who played in the major leagues for the Cincinnati Redlegs.
The most notable figure of this team, and of all baseball in Keokuk, was Roger Maris.
The 1955 Keokuk Kernels were the Three-I League Champions, and sent four players to the Majors.
www.keokuk.net /baseball   (1811 words)

  
 Keokuk, Iowa - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Keokuk is a city in Lee County, Iowa, United States.
At the time Keokuk's population was more than ten percent African American due to the migration of former slaves during and after the Civil War.
It is part of the Keokuk Lock and Dam, both of which are visible from a park at the foot of the commercial district.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Keokuk,_Iowa   (809 words)

  
 Register of Historical Places - The Keokuk Iowa Tourism Web Site   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
With Keokuk's river access, stories still circulate concerning the boatloads of stained glass, furniture, and chandeliers that were shipped here from the East Coast as the finishing touches for the opulent Victorian homes.
Formerly the Hotel Iowa, it was built by the same company that built the lock and dam to accommodate "gawkers" who came to town to view the building of the dam.
He was very active in Keokuk’s and Iowa’s early development in areas such as the waterworks, an insurance company, and the Unitarian Church.
keokuk-ia.com /tourism/register.htm   (1349 words)

  
 Geodes   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
Iowa geodes have long been objects of curiosity, their sparkling interiors containing some of the most beautiful crystals to be found anywhere in the Midwest.
Iowa's renowned "Keokuk geodes" can be found in specific stream drainages and excavations in parts of southeastern Iowa (especially in Lee, Henry, and Van Buren Counties), including the area near Geode State Park.
Although the bulk of Iowa's geodes are derived from the Warsaw Formation, geodes also are known from other formations of Devonian and Mississippian age at scattered localities in eastern and central Iowa.
www.igsb.uiowa.edu /browse/geodes/geodes.htm   (816 words)

  
 Keokuk Water Works: Its Geological Foundations   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
The final sweeping curves in the state’s eastern border between Burlington and Keokuk are formed by bluffs of massive limestone, and the rapids at Keokuk were a noted obstacle to early exploration and travel by river.
Keokuk Water Works, barely visible beyond Lock and Dam #19 on the far shore, is dwarfed by the broad expanse of the Mississippi River.
Today’s Keokuk Water Works is situated against a bluff of limestone significant in the history of the country’s geological investigations, a bluff of sedimentary rock detailing a 345-million-year-old history of ancient seas and their inhabitants.
www.igsb.uiowa.edu /browse/Keokuk/keokuk_water_works.htm   (1430 words)

  
 Keokuk Geode Information Page - The Geode Gallery
Keokuk, Iowa is situated at the confluence of the Mississippi and Des Moines Rivers in the extreme southeastern portion of the state of Iowa.
Illinois borders Iowa on the east and Missouri is to the south (area known locally as the "Tri-State area").
The mineralogy of Keokuk geodes is an exciting and fairly well-focused area of research that the author of this page has and continues to enjoy, and with the help of other collectors and geologists in the area, perhaps we can work together to shed more light on the formation and mineralogy/crystallography of Keokuk Geodes.
www.geodegallery.com /keokuk.html   (5433 words)

  
 The History of Keokuk, Iowa Baseball   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
Keokuk has a long and colorful history, especially as it relates to baseball.
The most notable figure of this team, and of all baseball in Keokuk, was Roger Maris.
The 1955 Keokuk Kernels were the Three-I League Champions, and sent four players to the Majors.
keokuk-ia.com /baseball/index.html   (1841 words)

  
 Keokuk, Iowa History - I Remember When... Stories
Keokuk, Iowa has special meaning to me. My Grandfather went to Medical School in Keokuk The year he graduated, my father was born (1896) The family had moved and he practiced medicine in several communities in Iowa.
High when the Iowa Theater burned down and we could see it from the school so the school put KOKX radio on the intercom so we could all hear them broadcasting live from across the street in there studios back when they were located on the top floor of the Eppers Hotel.
It was made so that the kids in Keokuk were able to go somewhere when their parents would be at bars or the store, or other places, or just so they could have a good time with all their friends.
www.keokuk.com /history.htm   (17342 words)

  
 Keokuk Area, Iowa Real Estate and REALTORS®
A Keokuk Area, Iowa REALTOR® is the strongest source of real estate information, whether you are looking at new home construction, homes for sale, land for sale, commercial real estate, or other types of property.
A Keokuk Area, Iowa REALTOR® knows the Keokuk Area, Iowa real estate market better than anyone, so they will assist you in finding a property that meets your needs.
A Keokuk Area, Iowa REALTOR® will show you local homes for sale and other property so you can find the real estate listing that is right for you.
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 Keokuk, Iowa in the Midwest League | MWLguide.com
Keokuk had a long a successful career in professional baseball, but their time in the MWL was a failure.
Keokuk joined the Midwest League in 1958; it was the direct successor to Mattoon.
The Keokuk franchise failed on August 7, 1962; the team finished the season as the Midwest Dodgers, located in Dubuque.
www.mwlguide.com /cities/keokuk   (241 words)

  
 Personal Injury Attorneys in Keokuk Iowa
If you are looking for a competent, affordable and honest Personal Injury Attorney in Keokuk Iowa, you have come to the right place.
If you've been charged in Iowa with a serious crime, or think you might be charged soon, our elite defense lawyers can protect you.
Of the 68,533 defendants convicted and sentenced during 2001, 74% were sentenced to a term of probation (either alone or in conjunction with probation), 17% were sentenced to probation (either alone or with incarceration), and 4% were sentenced to pay a fine alone.
www.locate-personal-injury-lawyer.com /Attorneys/Iowa/Personal-Injury-Attorney-In-Keokuk.asp   (724 words)

  
 The Keokuk Tourism Web Site - Top Area Attractions   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
It is unclear why the city was named after a man who barely if ever spent any of his life in the town named after him but one thing is clear, the town was christened with whiskey.
Chief Keokuk’s gravesite is marked with a monument and statue created by female Iowa sculptor Nellie Walker, which was dedicated in 1913.
The paddle boat was built in Dubuque, Iowa by the U.S. Government in 1927 to revive river transportation and move barges from St Louis to St. Paul.
keokuk-ia.com /tourism/TopAttractions.htm   (1106 words)

  
 Keokuk, Iowa IA, city profile (Lee County) - hotels, festivals, genealogy, newspapers - ePodunk
Keokuk, IA Keokuk is a city in Lee County.
Keokuk is at the confluence of the Mississippi and the Des Moines rivers
Median rent in Keokuk, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $279.
www.epodunk.com /cgi-bin/genInfo.php?locIndex=7420   (589 words)

  
 Keokuk Iowa IA, Drug Prices, Drugs of Canada, Canada Prescription Drug Prices   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
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 Find Churches in Keokuk Iowa - FlockFinder.com
Childrens' ministries for churches in Keokuk Iowa are rarely the same from one church to the next.
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For people faced with making a decision about which churches in Keokuk Iowa to visit, providing details of this type is key to finding a good church to call home.
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 Keokuk, Iowa Bed and Breakfast - Keokuk B&B from Pamela Lanier
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Search our database of Keokuk B&Bs and you'll find detailed listings, current rates, and special deals for bed and breakfasts in Keokuk, Iowa.
Keokuk, IA Perched on a bluff overlooking the Mississippi River, the Grand Anne Bed & Breakfast redefines "affordable luxury".
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 Keokuk Golf Courses Iowa Keokuk Golf Course Directory
Keokuk Golf Courses Iowa - Use the Keokuk golf course locator to find golf courses public golf courses and private golf courses.
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 Keokuk, Iowa   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
Keokuk's natural beauty is matched only by its architectural splendor as evidenced by the fine examples of Victorian and various styles found in the historic district and along grand avenue.
Lock and Dam 19 and the Hydroelectric Plant, observation deck and the Union Depot.
End your walking tour in Rand Park which overlooks one the Mississippi's most breathtaking points and the burial site of Chief Keokuk, for who the town is named.
www.jeonet.com /iowa/keokuk.htm   (100 words)

  
 Keokuk Workforce Center - Iowa Workforce Development Region 16
Keokuk Workforce Center - Iowa Workforce Development Region 16
The city of Keokuk is located on the most southeastern tip of Iowa.
Keokuk is home of a Civil War reenactment of the Battle of Pea Ridge.
www.iowaworkforce.org /region16/keokuk.htm   (75 words)

  
 Keokuk Hotels, Cheap Hotels in Keokuk IA Iowa US
Keokuk Hotels, Cheap Hotels in Keokuk IA Iowa US Cheap Hotels
hotelsvalued.com presents accomodations and hotels in Keokuk, a city in the state of Iowa, United States.
Please note that the Keokuk hotel rates or Keokuk hotel price range listed here are just for the rough view.
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 Keokuk, chief of the Sac and Fox
After Black Hawk's defeat in 1832, Keokuk's people were given a large tract of land in SE Iowa.
Keokuk visited Washington D.C., in 1833 and 1837.
His grave and a statue of him are at Keokuk, Iowa.
www.infoplease.com /ce6/people/A0827424.html   (121 words)

  
 Hotels in Keokuk IA
The Holiday Inn Express Hotel Keokuk, Iowa features a complimentary Express Start continental breakfast, free high speed internet access, indoor pool with exercise facility, whirlpool, sauna, and game room.
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 Keokuk Iowa Hotels - Current and Discount Rates for Hotels in Keokuk Iowa - Hotels in Keokuk IA   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
Keokuk Iowa Hotels - Current and Discount Rates for Hotels in Keokuk Iowa - Hotels in Keokuk IA Travel Tools
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 Keokuk, Iowa
Keokuk was a place where Native American Indians hunted and fished.
Keokuk's early economy was dominated by fur trading and after its decline, the transportation of freight and passengers around the rapids.
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 The Grand Anne Bed & Breakfast - Keokuk, Iowa - BBOnline.com / Introduction
The Grand Anne Bed & Breakfast - Keokuk, Iowa - BBOnline.com / Introduction
The Grand Anne Bed & Breakfast is an impressive 1897 Queen Anne mansion overlooking the Mississippi River in Keokuk, Iowa.
ith its surrounding nearly two parklike acres, including formal gardens, the Grand Anne is the centerpiece of Keokuk's beautiful Grand Avenue, often referred to as the "Miracle Mile" for its abundance of historic homes overlooking the mighty Mississippi.
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 Welcome to the District Web Site
The Keokuk Community School District is an equal opportunity educational institution and will not discriminate on the basis of age, race, creed, color, sex, national origin, religion, or disability (physical, mental, or emotional) in its activities, programs or employment practices as required by Title VI, Title IX, Section 504 and others.
Any person having inquiries regarding these procedures, civil rights or appeals (grievances) shall contact Jane Babcock, Affirmative Action Compliance Office at 727 Washington Street.
The Level I independent investigator of child physical or sexual abuse or harassment is Jane Babcock (524-1402).
www.keokuk.k12.ia.us   (92 words)

  
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