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  Dubuque, Iowa - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The University of Dubuque is associated with the Presbyterian Church.
Dubuque's Linwood Cemetery is noted for a number of famous people buried there, and the Dubuque Arboretum and Botanical Gardens have won a number of awards.
Dubuque itself is part of the 563 area code, as are surrounding areas in Iowa.
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 Dubuque County, Iowa - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Dubuque County is a county located in the U.S. state of Iowa.
It is part of the Dubuque, Iowa Metropolitan Statistical Area which encompasses all of Dubuque County.
It is one of Iowa's two original counties along with Des Moines County; both were organized by the Michigan Territorial legislature in 1834.
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 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Dubuque
Archdiocese of Dubuque (Dubuquensis), established, 28 July, 1837, created an archbishopric, 1893, comprises that part of Iowa, U.S.A., north of Polk, Jasper, Poweshiek, Iowa, Johnson, Cedar, and Scott, and east of Kossuth, Humboldt, Webster, and Boone Counties; an area of 18,084 sq.
Iowa became United States territory by the Louisiana Purchase, and in 1883, after treaty with the Indians, was opened to settlement.
The diocese of Dubuque was created in 1837 by a division of that of St. Louis, and embraced the area north of Missouri to Canada, and east of the Mississippi to the Missouri.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/05179b.htm   (1397 words)

  
 Lead and Zinc Mining in the Dubuque Area   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The mines of Dubuque area were closed in 1910, although a brief attempt was made to revive the industry in the early 1950s.
For example, in the 1890s when geologists from the Iowa Geological Survey routinely visited operating and abandoned zinc and lead mines in northeast Iowa, the prevailing theory was that the ore deposits had been concentrated by descending groundwater which dissolved minerals from the shallow bedrock and deposited them at greater depths.
James Dockal, a native of Dubuque and a former research geologist with the Iowa Geological Survey, is presently a faculty member of the Department of Earth Sciences at the University of North Carolina - Wilmington.
www.igsb.uiowa.edu /browse/leadzinc/leadzinc.htm   (2495 words)

  
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Dubuque County and the City of Dubuque are named after Julian Dubuque, a French Canadian fur trader who settled in the area in the 1780’s.
Dubuque County was in that portion of Iowa originally known as the “Black Hawk Purchase”, which on June 1, 1833 was opened to white settlement.
Dubuque has the distinction of having the oldest church and oldest newspaper published in what was to become Iowa.
www.iowagenealogy.org /CountyResearchGuide/DubuqueCoGuide.htm   (1411 words)

  
 A look at Dubuque, Iowa   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Dubuque initially came to the region to area to trade fur with the Mesquakie Indians, who occupied the land at that time.
In the 1970's, downtown Dubuque underwent significant urban renewal and the city received a Presidential Award in 1973 for the development of Town Clock Plaza.
Dubuque is the county seat and largest town in Dubuque County.
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 Dubuque, Iowa
For Irish immigrants, the appeals of the area were many; cheap land-wooded areas cost $4 to $8 an acre, a good yoke of oxen could be had for $45 to $55, and for those not inclined to farming, plenty of jobs were to be had in the lead mines.
Dubuque's advocates spoke of the low cost of living, the area's intolerance of "robbers and swindlers," and a strong moral, religious and social order.
The Irish Catholics in Dubuque often accused Loras of favoring French Catholics; when he first arrived in 1839, he understandably preferred worshipping with the French because his English was still heavily accented.
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 Medical and Nursing jobs in Dubuque, Iowa - MedHunters
Dubuque is located in eastern Iowa, at the junction of the states of Iowa, Wisconsin, and Illinois.
The city is situated on the Mississippi River, 95 miles (153 kilometers) south of Madison, Wisconsin, and 200 miles (322 kilometers) northeast of Des Moines.
Dubuque is the county seat of Dubuque County, and is home to 57,686 residents.
www.medhunters.com /jobs/dubuque-iowa-usa.html   (177 words)

  
 Dubuque County, Iowa
Certified copies of birth, death and marriages, which occurred in Dubuque County, may be obtained from this office by immediate family members only.
You may apply for a Marriage License at any County Recorder in Iowa as long as the ceremony is to be performed in Iowa.
To apply for a Marriage License, the bride, groom and one witness (all must be 18 years or older) must appear in person and present a photo identification; i.e., drivers license or state ID. The fee of $35.00 includes a certified copy of the Marriage Certificate.
www.dubuquecounty.org /offices/recorder/vitals.html   (597 words)

  
 Dubuque County, Iowa
The Dubuque County Courthouse is located at 720 Central Avenue in Dubuque, Iowa.
The Courthouse serves as the center of County Government offices, and is a dominant landmark in the downtown Dubuque area.
We are actively working to complete all areas of the Dubuque County website and invite you to browse the categories to the left to find the information, forms and resources you are looking for to answer your questions.
www.dubuquecounty.org   (142 words)

  
 Dubuque, Iowa   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
During the next decade, Dubuque's residents would donate $5 million to the effort, and a $40 million grant from the Vision Iowa program would open the door to limitless possibilities.
Dubuque began to think big — $188 million big, to be exact.
The city and the Dubuque Area Chamber of Commerce — which wanted to build a river walk, an amphitheater, a riverboat landing and other amenities — joined forces with the Dubuque County Historical Society, which was studying ways to expand the existing Mississippi River Museum and construct a river aquarium.
www.americancityandcounty.com /mag/government_dubuque_iowa   (573 words)

  
 Welcome to Dubuque Rotary Club
Jean Wertzer, Vocational Services Director for Area Residential Care of Dubuque, spoke to us about employing people with disabilities and how this is so advantageous to the employer as well as the employed.
Members of the Dubuque Country Sheriff's Department and it's canine unit were on hand.
The Dubuque Rotary Club is perhaps one of the first and only club in the world to employ Web technology in this fashion.
www.dubuquerotary.org   (1512 words)

  
 Dubuque, Iowa - Magazine 2004 Online Edition
If you are considering a move to Dubuque or have made that decision, you may be a part of the “sandwich generation” -- sandwiched between the needs of your growing family and the increasing needs of your parent(s).
There are many high-quality assisted living centers and adult daycare facilities in Dubuque that can provide in-home, day-only or full-time assistance for older members of your family.
Below are some of the assisted living options available in Dubuque.
www.communitylink.com /dubuque_iowa/health6.htm   (180 words)

  
 Country Inns & Suites By Carlson
The Dubuque Hotel helps guests start the day off right with a free continental breakfast featuring bagels, breads, muffins, hot and cold cereals, fresh fruit, juices, coffee, tea and other choices.
For lunch and dinner, the Dubuque Hotel is close to an array of restaurants, including Golden Corral, Applebee's, Blackwater Grill and House of China.
The Dubuque Hotel is convenient to many Dubuque area colleges, businesses and sightseeing attractions, including Clarke College, University of Dubuque, Diamond Jo Riverboat Casino, Sundown Mountain, National Mississippi River Museum and Aquarium and Dubuque Greyhound and Casino.
www.countryinns.com /dubuqueia   (264 words)

  
 Siding Dubuque Iowa Gutters IA   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
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 Dubuque Community Television Home Page
CTV programs are delivered to the Dubuque community via cable television.
Community Access Programming was made possible by the Dubuque Cable Services Franchise, Ordinance No. 42­81, agreed upon by Teleprompter Corporation and the City of Dubuque, and approved by voters in a 1981 Referendum.
In passing these laws, Congress and the City Council each recognized the power and pervasiveness of the electronic media in our everyday lives, the tremendous transmission capacity of cable, and the benefits of the unimpeded flow of diverse opinions and information to society as a whole and to individuals.
www.dbq.com /catv   (280 words)

  
 The Political Graveyard: Dubuque County, Iowa
U.S. Senator from Iowa, 1873-1908; died in office 1908; candidate for Republican nomination for President,
U.S. Representative from Iowa 3rd District, 1913-15; candidate for
1920; U.S. Senator from Iowa, 1933-36; died in office 1936.
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 IaGenWeb: Dubuque County, Iowa
The Dubuque County Site is in need of additional data.
If you have information about Dubuque County, but you don't have time to transcribe it, please email your new County Coordinator, Nicole Kenjura.
We may not be able to help with specific research questions, but should you have any questions or comments regarding the Dubuque County IAGenWeb Project, please e-mail Nicole.
iagenweb.org /dubuque   (234 words)

  
 Dubuque, Iowa (IA) Detailed Profile - relocation, real estate, travel, jobs, hotels, hospitals, schools, crime
Back to Iowa big cities, IA smaller cities, IA small cities, All Cities.
Dubuque, Iowa business data: stores, dealers, real estate agents, wholesalers, restaurants...
Dubuque-area historical tornado activity is near Iowa state average.
www.city-data.com /city/Dubuque-Iowa.html   (1218 words)

  
 The Dubuque Regional Airport
The Dubuque Regional Airport offers one airline to serve your travel needs.
The Dubuque Regional Airport opens at 4:30 a.m.
Also available in the business center is internet access for those compters not configured for wireless access.
www.flydbq.com /index.cfm   (221 words)

  
 Dubuque Hotels: Read Dubuque Hotel Reviews and Compare Prices - TripAdvisor
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 University of Dubuque, Dubuque, Iowa
2000 University Avenue • Dubuque, Iowa 52001 • 563-589-3000
The University of Dubuque does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, sex, handicap/disability, or age.
Persons having inquiries may contact the Director of Human Resources, University of Dubuque, 2000 University Avenue, Dubuque, IA 52001-5099.
www.dbq.edu   (141 words)

  
 Dubuque Iowa ia Hotels, Motels and Area Attractions
Dubuque Iowa ia Hotels, Motels and Area Attractions
To get a complete list of availability and rates at these hotels, enter your travel dates and info into the search box.
We'll provide a list of all the nearby hotels, and their distance from the attraction.
www.metrotravelguide.com /hotels_in/dubuque/ia/usa   (228 words)

  
 Dubuque, Iowa Real Estate and REALTORS® - SeeIowaHomes.com
Click the links below to view real estate in the Dubuque area.
When you're looking for a home for sale, trust your REALTOR®; to provide you with detailed real estate listing information for your home or property purchase.
A REALTOR® subscribes to a strict code of ethics, ensuring honest, professional service when you buy or sell a home.
www.seeiowahomes.com /real_estate.aspx?city=Dubuque   (107 words)

  
 Dubuque, Iowa, Local Weather
Observed at Dubuque, IA Updated 1:55 AM CDT THU SEP 14 2006
Click here for hourly conditions and extremes during the past 48 hours.
When ditches and ponds offend the nose, look for rain and stormy blows.
www.weatherforyou.com /weather/Iowa/Dubuque.html   (227 words)

  
 Dubuque, Iowa
(563) 582-3647, 1855 Greyhound Park Drive, Dubuque, IA 52004-3190
(563) 557-9545 or (800) 226-3369, 350 East 3rd Street, Port of Dubuque, Dubuque, IA 52001
(563) 556-6676, 17017 Asbury Road, Dubuque, IA 52002
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 Dubuque Iowa - Hotels in Dubuque IA
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Holiday Inn Dubuque, Ia 450 Main St., Dubuque, IA 52001
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