Davenport Illustrated: Saengerfest Souvenir (Davenport, Iowa: Saengerbund of the Northwest, 1898), front cover.

Local History Publications

Davenport, Past and Present, by Franc B. Wilkie, 1858
List of European settlers who came to Scott County on or before 1840 (pages 205-211) as reprinted in the Scott County Iowan.
Call Number: SC 977.769 WIL
Source Material: SCUSI F

A.T. Andreas’ Illustrated Historical Atlas of the State of Iowa, 1875 (1970 Reprint)
Patrons of the atlas from Scott County and a directory of their businesses. The page number listed first refers to the pagination in the 1875 publication. The pages listed in the notes column refers to the pagination in the 1970 reprint. Please use the 1970 reprint edition for research.
Call Number: SC 917.77 AND (location Atlas Stand)

The First Album of the City of Davenport, Iowa, by Huebinger Bros., 1887
Names of prominent Davenporters appearing in the German-language edition, Das Erste Album…
Call Number: SC 917.7769 Hue
Source Material: SCUSI U

Davenport Illustrated: Saengerfest Souvenir, July 1898
Program for a singing festival with advertisements and photographs of local sights; also profiles of city officials, businesses, and institutions.
Call Number: SC OVERSIZE 917.7769 DAV

Atlas of Scott County, Iowa, by M. Huebinger, 1905
Reminiscences of Early Settlers, the Iowa Soldiers’ Orphans’ Home, and Early German Settlers of Scott County; portrait photographs of county officials and citizens, Davenport city officers and citizens; photographs of residences and businesses (pages 130-169).
Call Number: SC CLOSED STACKS 917.7769 SCH

Portfolio of Cartoons as Published by the Davenport Times, 1912-1913
Drawings of business and professional men in Davenport accompanied by humorous poems.
Call Number: SC 741.5 POR
Source Material: SCUSI LL

Davenport: Where the Mississippi Runs West, by Marlys Svendsen
Call Number: SC 977.769 SVE
Source Material: SCUSI JJ

Scott County IOWAN, Newsletter of the Scott County Iowa Genealogical Society (SCIGS)
Names of early European settlers, mostly German, compiled from newspaper articles and published in the Scott County Iowan.
Call Number: SC 977.769 SCO