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Keokuk County Iowa Historical Markers

 
Birthplace of Boys and Girls Rural Clubs Marker image, Touch for more information
By William Fischer, Jr., October 10, 2015
Birthplace of Boys and Girls Rural Clubs Marker
Iowa (Keokuk County), Sigourney — Birthplace of Boys and Girls Rural ClubsKeokuk County, Iowa

In 1904, Cap E. Miller, Superintendent of Schools in Keokuk County with the help of many citizens, organized Iowa's first county Boys' Agricultural Club and Girls' Home Culture Club. This was one of the pioneering developments that grew into . . . — Map (db m90219) HM

Iowa (Keokuk County), Sigourney — Civil War Memorial

In memory and honor of The Union Soldiers of The Civil War 1861 - 1865 — Map (db m90236) WM

Iowa (Keokuk County), Sigourney — Court of Keokuk County and Keokuk County Court House

Court of Keokuk County 1844 The first court, Judge Joseph Williams presiding, convened in Sigourney on July 1, 1844, in a log cabin 12 feet by 16 feet, built by S. A. James, Clerk of the District Court, on the south side of the Public . . . — Map (db m90237) HM

Iowa (Keokuk County), Sigourney — Veterans Memorial

This memorial is dedicated to the men and women of Keokuk County who have served their country

They counted not their lives dear unto themselves — Map (db m90218) WM


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