Rock Island City, Illinois, 1861, artist's impression

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Cropped, sized, and prepared for use here by John Osborne, Dickinson College, October 7, 2011.
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North-western view of Rock Island City - The view shows the appearance of the city as seen from Davenport, on the opposite bank of the Mississippi. The ferry landing appears on the left, the Court House and Presbyterian Churches on the right.
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John Warner Barber & Henry Howe,Our Whole Country or the Past and Present of the United States....Volume II (New York: Tuttle & McCauley, 1861), 1096.
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