Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:
Davenport civil rights and Chicano activist, born in the predominantly Mexican settlement of Holy City in Bettendorf, Iowa.
Family photographs taken in Iowa, Alabama, and Mexico.
This collection is comprised of the papers of Iowa Representative Fred Schwengel.
A librarian who worked at the Bettendorf Public Library in Bettendorf, Iowa for over thirty years.
Bettendorf Republican who served on the Scott County Board of Supervisors and the Iowa State Senate.
Brothers who emigrated to Bettendorf, Iowa, from Zacatecas, Mexico, in 1914 and 1915.
The full extent of the Manuel and David Macias collection is preserved in the Iowa Digital Library.
Records of a steel company that began in Lone Tree, Iowa, expanding to Bettendorf. H. M. Zimmerman, the son of the founder, W.C. Zimmerman, was hired to build a steel mill in Siberia, and records, photos, and blueprints from this expedition are also included.