|Welcome to The History
of Keokuk Web Site! From the beginning, Keokuk has made use
of great potential for growth using the water power of the
Mississippi River. Keokuk was once a great hub of activity
that included a medical college, professional baseball, and
great industry. Once home to Civil War Generals and great
businessmen, Keokuk still retains many historic homes once
lived in by these legendary Americans.
Solutions, Inc. has been working with the Lee County Historical
Society and other concerned individuals to convert this valuable
information into an electronic format that can be preserved
for generations beyond. If you have additional information,
pictures or stories that you would like to share, please contact
us. We are willing to put this information online at no
charge and will return all documentation and photos promptly.
Follow the timeline below, and walk with us on a tour of the
150 years of Keokuk's glorious past.
Solutions, Inc. would like to thank the Lee County Historical
Society for their help with compiling this history of Keokuk,
and their lending of historic Keokuk
photographs. If you have comments or suggestions, please contact
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the respective photograph owners. It is illegal to copy
these photos without written permission.