Dubuque’s Forgotten Cemetery
March 14, 2020
Archaeologist Jennifer Mack
Excavation of a Nineteenth Century Burial Ground
Catholic Third Street Cemetery on a bluff overlooking the
Mississippi River in Dubuque, IA.
Human remains discovered by a man and his dog.
North Central Iowa Genealogical Society
1:30 PM ~ Monthly Meeting
Masonic Temple, 75 S Georgia, Mason City, IA
Lower Level – elevator inside entrance.
Everyone is welcome to attend.
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The decision was made at the Feb 8th general meeting to change the time of the monthly NCIGS meetings. The general meeting time will change to 1:00 PM in April, 2020. This information will be shared and members will be notified several times to ensure all members are aware of the time change.
The March 14th meeting will be at 1:30 PM in the lower level of the Masonic Lodge.
Archaeologist and author Jennifer E Mack will present the program on Dubuque's Forgotten Cemetery. This is the story of a cemetery that was forgotten by a community. The story begins in 2007 when a developer broke ground for a new housing complex and heavy machinery unearthed human bones. ...