Documentary History of American Water-works

Introduction Historical Background Chronology Geography Biography Technology Ownership and Financing General Bibliography
Northwestern States
Iowa Dubuque

Dubuque, Iowa

Dubuque was chartered in 1833.

The first waterworks were built in 1871 by the Dubuque Water Company.    The system was designed by Theodore R. Scowden

The waterworks are currently owned by the City of Dubuque.

Encyclopedia Dubuque Water Department article

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