Find all the leaves (and maybe a couple of nuts??) on your family tree at the Richardson-Sloane Special Collection Center’s Fall Genealogy Night. Spend this special evening with other genealogists and access the best collection of genealogy records and historic newspapers in the QCA!
Registration is $10 payable prior to the event, and includes hearty refreshments and lots of fun.
Contact Special Collections at 563-326-7902 with any questions or to register for the event which is sponsored by the Scott County Iowa Genealogical Society (SCIGS) and Davenport Public Library.
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Mississippi Ice Jam
This slow-moving crush of winter river ice was photographed from the Rock Island Arsenal in 1921.
According to newspaper accounts, these types of ice jams could take months to clear--just in time for the spring floods!
For your convenience, please explore our page of upcoming genealogical and local history events in the Quad-City area.
Be sure to mark these dates down in your own calendar!