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Affiliated with the Local History Network of the State Historical Society of Iowa, and the Iowa Museum Association.
CHRIST THE KING CHAPEL
The building was primarily constructed of stone native to the tri-state area. The design of the chapel includes gospel and epistle elements captured in stained glass windows. The windows, designed in Dubuque, were made in New York by the Rambusch Company. They tell a story about Jesus, the values of the college, and the history of Dubuque.
Harry WAHLERT, a prominent Dubuque businessman and one of the cities greatest philanthropists, and his wife Flora are buried in a crypt in the basement of the chapel.