Mississippi River at Guttenberg, Iowa letter from the Secretary of the Army transmitting a letter from the Chief of Engineers, Department of the Army, dated March 31, 1961 ... by United States. Army. Office of the Chief of Engineers.

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Published by U.S.GPO in Washington, DC .

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  • Flood control -- Mississippi River,
  • Mississippi River,
  • Guttenberg (Iowa)

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Located on the western bank of the Mississippi River in northeastern Iowa, Guttenberg and the surrounding townships in Clayton County provide an example of a nineteenth century German immigrant community in a rural setting in the Upper Midwest.

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