Scott County, Iowa

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General Winfield Scott
June 13, 1786 - May 29, 1866
Presiding officer at the signing of the peace treaty ending the Black Hawk War
Photo of Buffalo Bill Cody.
Buffalo Bill Cody
February 26, 1846 - January 10, 1917
Birthplace of Buffalo Bill Cody

Antoine LeClaire
December 15, 1797 - September 25, 1861
Early settler of the county who donated the land for the Scott County Courthouse
Leon Bix Beiderbecke

Leon Bix Beiderbecke
March 10, 1903 - August 6, 1931
Jazz musician of the Roaring '20's
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Picture of part of the memorial plaque Scott County Veterans Memorial listing those from Scott County who made the supreme sacrifice.
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Col. George L. Davenport