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Fire truck accidents; Fire Chief's accident April 1956; Claims; Bills
Company ledgers, budgets, sick rolls.
Original prints hung in 4th Street Fire Station. During 2016 remodel of facility images were removed, duplicated, and framed copies were returned. SC kept originals and duplicates as well as digitized versions from Boyd Fitzgerald Imaging Solutions, as is and adjusted. Amy Driskill, City Archivist, spearheaded this project.
This collection contains reports of the Davenport Fire Department dated c. 1900-1910; also official report with photographs of Chief Shick's car accident from 23 Apr 1956. Includes a few more recent newspaper clippings regarding the Davenport Fire Department.
about 150 photographic prints of Davenport High School play Harvey  and cheerleaders c1952-1961; some identification available
one 8x10" color print of class reunion group dated July 19, 2000
Directory booklets with classmate names and contact information:
1 from 1990
1 from 1995
2 from 2000
1 from 2005
2-page listing classmate, spouse/guest and residence *originally filed with ephemera
Five class reunion booklets from Davenport High School's classes of 1932 and 1939 documenting current names and addresses of classmates, reunion dinner menus, etc.
This collection consists of a 1944 commencement announcement for Davenport High School, two name cards for Hope Swarzendruber and an envelope that was mailed to Wayne Cokayne, Winfield, Iowa with a 3 cent Victory Stamp.
This collection contains Davenport High School graduate lists for 1864-1905; graduation programs for 1867-1919 (with gaps); public school directories, PTA council handbooks.
composite print of graduates June 1905 by J.B. Hostetler; cloth embroidered with signatures of the graduates which is partially completed
This collection contains 1 mounted 8 x 10" photograph of the Davenport High School graduating class of 1926. Also includes 1926 Blackhawk; Trinity Cathedral Directory for 1968, 1976, and 1984; Heritage of a dream : the story of Trinity Episcopal Cathedral; and Keeping posted : special flood edition.
This collection contains 1 image of the 1907-08 Davenport High School basketball team; 1 image of the Kappa Delta Society dated 1931; 1 copy of the Davenport High School Senior yearbook 1908; and 1 copy of A portfolio of cartoons as published by the Davenport Times 1912- 13.
Financial Records, By-Laws, Lilac Garden information, garden maps; This collection is being processed. For more information about this collection, please consult with a Richardson-Sloane Special Collections Center staff member.
Collection of nine images taken in 1911 and 1912 of the Davenport Hospital, nurses home, and staff members. The hospital and nurses home was located on East 29th Street (East Twenty-nineth Street).
Promotional item "Compliments of Davenport Ice and Coal Company". Sure Grip Ice Cube Tongs by Apex. Silver tongs about 4" long.
This collection contains articles of incorporation for the Davenport Independent Mining Company dated 1909.
This collection contains minutes and attendance records from 1961-2004, Constitutions and By-Laws dated 1967, 1993 and 1997, color photographic prints - snapshots from the 1990s programs mostly, and correspondence regarding membership.
Donor created items with images and addresses of painted advertisements on buildings on brick in Davenport, Iowa. These types of paintings are also known as ghost signs.
This collection consists of one architectural drawing of an oak card catalog cabinet with 150 trays created by E.D.M. for the Library Bureau Division of Rem. Rand Inc. for the Davenport Public Library.
#1 Jun1999-Dec2000; #2 Jan 2001-Mar Mar 2002; #3 Apr2002 -Dec 2003; #4 Jan 2004-Dec2004; #5 Jan 2005-Jun2006; July 2015 rec'd 1260 VHS master tapes from Communications Office
Handwritten record of the minutes of early city council proceedings. Some financial records also included.
This collection represents images that were taken by Daily Times photographers and may have been published in the local Davenport newspaper. Topics include St. Elizabeth's Hospital fire, State of Scott Celebrations, many aerial images.
Approximately 38 4 x 6" color photographs of the 1993 flood in Davenport.
1913 Huebinger's Street Map; Chamber of Commerce maps 1940-41, c1941-50
This collection contains abstracts of the Davenport Methodist Church in five files: Baptisms, Church Member Records 1851-1858, Class Members, Marriages and Probationers Records 1851-1858.
Third Missionary Baptist Church,ca 2000 prior to demolition and 100 - 200 West 2nd Street in Davenport during demolition for the new Art Museum, December 2001.
This is a collection of two vinyl record albums recorded by Davenport, Iowa's Assumption High School Concert Band and Sudlow Junior High School Honor Band.
- Women -- Iowa -- Davenport -- Societies and clubs -- History -- Sources 5
- Women -- Iowa -- Davenport -- Social life and customs 4
- Women -- Services for -- Iowa -- Davenport -- History -- Sources 3
- Young women -- Iowa -- Davenport -- Social life and customs 3
- Charities -- Iowa -- Davenport -- History -- Sources 2
- Clubs -- Iowa -- Davenport 2
- Images, Photographic 2
- Young women -- Iowa -- Davenport -- Charities, protection, etc. -- History -- Sources 2
- clippings (information artifacts) 2
- Adoption 1
- Art fairs--Social aspects. 1
- Art fairs--United States. 1
- Art fairs. 1
- Art festivals. 1
- Booklet 1
- Books 1
- Buildings -- Iowa -- Davenport -- History -- Sources 1
- Cabinet photographs -- Iowa -- Davenport -- History -- Sources 1
- Cemeteries -- Iowa -- Davenport -- History -- Sources 1
- Civil War -- United States 1 + ∧ less
- English 913
- German 3
- City of Davenport (Iowa) 6
- Cook, Clarissa C 2
- Glaspell, Susan, 1876-1948 2
- Huebinger, M. (Melchior) 2
- Lend a Hand Society 2
- Lend-A-Hand Club 2
- Moline (Ill.) 2
- Quad-City Times 2
- Adams, Helen 1
- Addams, Jane, 1860-1935 1
- Adler, Betty 1
- Adler, Henrietta 1
- Alcott, Louisa May, 1832-1888 1
- Amarillo (Tex.) 1
- Ambrose, Allison S 1
- America 1
- American Commercial and Savings Bank 1
- American Telephone and Telegraph Company 1
- American Trust Company 1
- Andrews, Clarence A. 1 + ∧ less
About the Richardson-Sloane Special Collections Center:
The Special Collections Department of the Davenport Public Library was established in 1982. In November of 1999, the newly renovated department opened to better serve its community and was renamed the Richardson-Sloane Special Collections Center. The Center acquires, arranges, describes, preserves, and makes available local history and genealogical materials concentrating on those pertaining to Davenport, Scott County, and Eastern Iowa.