History of Carroll County, Iowa: A Record of Settlement, Organization, Progress and Achievement, Volume 1 (Google eBook)

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S. J. Clarke publishing Company, 1912 - Carroll County (Iowa)
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Page 74 - And in that day *there shall be a root of Jesse, which shall 'stand for an ensign of the poople ; to it *shall the Gentiles seek : and his rest shall be glorious.
Page 23 - Bluffs ; from Lyons City northwesterly to a point of intersection with the main line of the Iowa Central Air Line Railroad, near Maquoketa ; thence on said main line, running as near as practicable to the Forty-second Parallel ; across the said State of Iowa to the Missouri River...
Page 23 - Iowa, and to pay the expenses of selecting and surveying the same," approved Jan. 13, 1853 ; and other acts of the General Assembly of said State. The claim of the railroad company was based upon the act of Congress of May 15, 1856, c. 28, granting to the State of Iowa certain lands for the purpose of aiding the building of a railroad from Burlington, Iowa, to a point on the Missouri River at or near the mouth of Platte River in Nebraska. The act of Congress first referred to declares, in effect,...
Page 162 - This Constitution may be altered or amended, by a vote of two...
Page 56 - That the people justly view with alarm the reckless extravagance which pervades every department of the federal government ; that a return to rigid economy and accountability is indispensable to arrest the systematic plunder of the public treasury by favored partisans; while the recent startling developments of frauds and corruptions at the Federal metropolis show that an entire change of administration is imperatively demanded.
Page 195 - Audubon and Shelby James Redfleld. 32 Harrison, M onona , Crawford, Carroll, Woodbury, Sac, Ida, Calhoun, Webster, Humboldt, Pocahontas, Buena Vista, Cherokee, Plymouth, Sioux, O'Brien, Clay, Palo Alto, Kossuth, Emmet, Dickinson, Osceola and Buncombe John F. Duncombe. 33 Iowa and Poweshiek J . J.
Page 195 - OF 43 Harrison, Shelby, Audubon, Monona, Crawford, Carroll, Woodbury. Ida, Sac, Calhoun, Webster, Plymouth, Cherokee, Buena Vista, Winnebago, Hancock, Wright, Pocahontas, Humboldt, Sioux, O'Brien, Clay, Palo Alto, Kossuth, Emmet, Dickinson, Osceola and Buncombe George W. Bassett. Republicans, 42; Democrats, 4.
Page iv - Atlantic Monthly.' Let me read you some of them. " 'It is all one,' says Helen, — the way of a tourist in Iowa and the way of a sailor man at sea. You wake up (and here I detect literary dependence upon Charles Dudley Warner) 'you wake up morning after morning to find yourself nowhere in particular.
Page 9 - Maryland battalion, who, by the way, was a grandson of Charles Carroll, of Carrollton, one of the signers of the Declaration of Independence.
Page 194 - Pottawattamie, Harrison, Shelby, Woodbury, Monona, Audubon, Crawford, Carroll, Calhoun, Sac, Ida, Cherokee, Buena Vista, Pocahontas. Palo Alto, Emmet, Clay, Dickinson, Osceola, O'Brien, Plymouth, Sioux and Buncombe Daniel W.

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