19th Century Council Bluffs History. In 1824 St. Louis businessman Francois Guittar established the first white settlement on the western boundary of Iowa ...
chiefs (of the Otoe and Missouri Indians) near what is now Council Bluffs to ... Grand Encampment was established at what is now the Iowa School for the. Deaf .
Jul 1, 2017 ... Council Bluffs is at the western edge of Iowa in Pottawattamie County. .... The Mormons contributed to the history of the Council Bluffs area in ...
Across the Missouri River from Winter Quarters, Council Bluffs was one of the most ... Pottawattamie County, Iowa, of which Kanesville was the most significant.
Between 1846 and 1852, Council Bluffs, then known as Kanesville, was the headquarters for a substantial LDS ... Iowa Journal of History 47 (Apr. 1949):99- 118.
The history of Council Bluffs - Iowa's Leading Edge - glitters with a parade of famous western explorers, fur traders, military figures, engineers and great Indian ...
A historical timeline of the city of Council Bluffs, Iowa.
Our Library is home to an extensive collection of materials about the unique history of Council Bluffs and Southwest Iowa. The library is your one-stop source for ...