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Council Bluffs in Pottawattamie County, Iowa — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Grenville M. Dodge

1831 - 1916

 

—To Honor —

 
Grenville M. Dodge Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 3, 2016
1. Grenville M. Dodge Marker
Inscription.

Pioneer Legislator and Patriot
U. S. Army General and Distinguished
Civil and Military Engineer

 
Erected 1951 by Woodmen of the World Local Camp.
 
Location. 41° 15.482′ N, 95° 51.054′ W. Marker is in Council Bluffs, Iowa, in Pottawattamie County. Marker is on Pearl Street south of Willow Avenue, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is on City Hall. Marker is at or near this postal address: 209 Pearl Street, Council Bluffs IA 51503, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Council Bluffs Free Public Library (within shouting distance of this marker); Squirrel Cage Jail (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Council Bluffs Veterans Plaza (about 400 feet away); Spanish War Veterans (about 700 feet away); Mormon Trail (about 700 feet away); Civil War Memorial (about 700 feet away); The National Humane Alliance Fountain (about 700 feet away); The Historic General Dodge House (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Council Bluffs.
 
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker.
 
Also see . . .
1. Grenville Dodge Bio at American Experience
Grenville M. Dodge Marker at City Hall image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 3, 2016
2. Grenville M. Dodge Marker at City Hall
. (Submitted on April 14, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Grenville M. Dodge: An Iowa Hero. (Submitted on April 14, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Grenville Dodge Congressional Bio. (Submitted on April 14, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
4. Grenville Dodge House. (Submitted on April 14, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismRailroads & StreetcarsWar, US CivilWars, US Indian
 
Council Bluffs City Hall image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 3, 2016
3. Council Bluffs City Hall
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 14, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 181 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on April 14, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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