The Alexander Levi Mansion

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Dubuque has always been known for its architecturally significant mansions. Homes of Dubuque’s leading citizens. These mansions were designed for the most part by local architects who also served as superintendents during their construction. Many of these treasures have been lost forever. Among them is the Alexander Levi Mansion, formerly located on the northwest corner […]

   Naturalization of Dubuque  Jew 100 Years Ago Hailed

Posted Posted in Alexander Levi, Alexander Levi, Dubuque Mansions, Prominent Dubuquers

The Telegraph-Herald  Sunday September 5, 1937 Jews in Iowa are celebrating their centennial this year, with special ceremonies being scheduled for the first week of their new year which begins today. Dubuque takes a special place in the spotlight of the centennial celebration since the centennial dates from the naturalization in 1837 of Alexander. Levi of […]