Sioux City, Iowa, USA - Samaritan Hospital
Sioux City, Iowa, USA

Samaritan Hospital
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Sioux City, Iowa, USA - Union Depot, 3rd and Douglas, Sioux City, Iowa
Sioux City, Iowa, USA

Union Depot, 3rd and Douglas, Sioux City, Iowa
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Sioux City, Iowa, USA - Martin Hotel
Sioux City, Iowa, USA

Martin Hotel

"The Martin Hotel, erected as a Chicago style building in 1912, is located in Sioux City, Iowa...

Because of people's excitement over the upcoming Interstate Fair, the Martin Hotel ... Read MORE...

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Sioux City, Iowa, USA
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News  1888 - Brewere Arsendorf, who was twice tried at Sioux City, Ia., for the Haddock murder, spent a fortune. His defense cost him over $175,000 and he is now reduced to traveling for a Milwaukee concern.

St Joseph Herald
Saint Joseph, Michigan
January 28, 1888
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News  1902 - Much Damage Done
Sioux City, Ia., July 10. - Damage to the extent of many thousands of dollars has been done in the bottomlands southeast of Sioux City by floods. Rain has ceased falling and the worst is believed to be over. Railroads have suffered severely from washouts, and their loss will be very heavy. Farmers, ...Read MORE...


1906
Sioux City, a city, capital of Woodbury co., Iowa, is situated on the Missouri River, about 100 miles above Omaha and 157 miles (direct) NW. of Des Moines, on the Chicago, Milwaukee and St. Paul, the Great Northern, and other railroads. It has a number of notable public buildings and is the seat of ...Read MORE...


News  1912 - Fire Destroys Lindholm Store.
Sioux City, Iowa - Like so much tinder, the stock ad building occupied by the Lindholm Furniture company at the southwest corner of Fifth ad Douglas streets was totally destroyed by fire Tuesday evening. Only the heroic and efficient work of the fire department saved the other buildings in the...Read MORE...


News  1912 - FATAL STREET CAR WRECK.
SIOUX CITY, Ia., Oct. 28. - Charles Kemp, a street car conductor, was killed and 15 passengers injured tonight at Fourth and Division streets when a Burlington engine struck the car in the center. It turned over on its side and Kemp, who was standing on the rear platform, was caught and his neck...Read MORE...


News  1914 - TWO FIREMEN LOSE LIVES IN SIOUX CITY BLAZE; HEAVY LOSS. MEN TRAPPED UNDER FALLING WALL AS THEY FIGHT FLAMES; THREE FIGHTERS INJURED. PROPERTY DAMAGE WILL REACH NEARLY $400,000.
HOTEL ALSO FLAME SWEPT - GUESTS MAKE THRILLING ESCAPES, JUMPING INTO NETS.

Sioux City, Ia., March 26. - Two firemen were killed and three injured and between $300,000 and $400,000 damage done in a fire which swept the quarter block at the southeast corner of Fourth and Nebraska streets, the...Read MORE...



News  1916 - SIOUX CITY BOY BURNS TO DEATH PROTEGE OF CONGRESSMAN LATTA LOSES LIFE WHEN HOUSE IS SET ON FIRE.
Sioux City, Sept. 14. - An arson gang seeking revenge for some unknown reason is suspected of having set fire to the residence of the late Congressman J. B. Latta at 3 a. m. today causing the death of Elmer Moore, 17, protege of Latta. When the firemen dragged Moore out it was found that oil had...Read MORE...


News  1944 - June 16 - A tornado in Sioux City, IA, traveled an odd course. It spun in one place for about twenty minutes, made a U-turn, traveled southeast for about three miles, then traveled south, east, north, and finally east again.

The Weather Channel
June 16, 1944
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1953 - March 28 - KCAU TV channel 9 in Sioux City, IA (ABC) begins broadcasting

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Ancestors Who Were Born Here


Smith
America/USA  Julia Smith (1863, Sioux City, Iowa, USA - , )
 


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Ancestors Who Were Married Here


1851
Bruno Hus Cournoyer (20 March 1821 - 2 October 1902) & Julia Castonyar (1836 - 1855)
married 1851

1856
Bruno Hus Cournoyer (20 March 1821 - 2 October 1902) & Mary Louise Picotte (24 October 1839 - 3 February 1922)
married 1856
 




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