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KOLPING SOCIETY. In 1877 the Kolping Society was composed of some of the most accomplished musicians in Dubuque. In performing together, they provided entertainment to the community.



"Caught on the Fly," Dubuque Herald, March 29, 1877, p. 4. Online: https://news.google.com/newspapers?nid=uh8FjILnQOkC&dat=18770329&printsec=frontpage&hl=en