"SHSI Certificate of Recognition"
"Best on the Web"

Encyclopedia Dubuque


"Encyclopedia Dubuque is the online authority for all things Dubuque, written by the people who know the city best.”
Marshall Cohen—researcher and producer, CNN

Affiliated with the Local History Network of the State Historical Society of Iowa, and the Iowa Museum Association.

EHLARDT, George (Reverend)

From Encyclopedia Dubuque
Jump to navigationJump to search

EHLARDT, George (Reverend) (St. Louis, MO--Dubuque, IA, Jan., 1980). Ehlardt, a former president of the Dubuque Fine Arts Council and an ordained minister, was a well-known antique collector and recognized expert in the areas of Far Eastern and European antiquity. He served the UNIVERSITY OF DUBUQUE as a professor and librarian.

In 1967 he performed the wedding ceremony at WESTMINSTER PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH for Cynthia Crawford, a student at the University of Dubuque and an adopted daughter of Hollywood star Joan Crawford.



Obituaries. Telegraph Herald, January 8, 1980, p. 43. Online: http://news.google.com/newspapers?nid=aEyKTaVlRPYC&dat=19800106&printsec=frontpage&hl=en