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SPECHT, Edward. (Dubuque, IA, Dec. 26, 1836--Unknown). Specht and his brother Warren operated Specht's Ferry which their father, John, purchased in 1850. In the late 1800s, the steam ferry was valued at $3,000.ZEBULON PIKE LOCK AND DAM. (1)
1. "Way Back When," Telegraph Herald, November 26, 1959, p. 1