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HEER & NAESCHER. The 1874-1875 Dubuque City Directory stated that this business was located at 709 Main.

The 1875-1876 Dubuque City Directory gave the address as the northeast corner of 7th and Iowa.

In May 1876 the Dubuque Herald announced that this company of architects had won the commission to prepare the plans for the boy's reformatory at Eldora. (1)



1. "Reform School," Dubuque Herald, May 23, 1876, p. 4. Online: https://news.google.com/newspapers?nid=uh8FjILnQOkC&dat=18760523&printsec=frontpage&hl=en