Rock Island


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Rock Island

A city of northwest Illinois near Moline at the confluence of the Mississippi and Rock Rivers. It was founded in the mid-1800s on the site of a major Sauk village and became a Union prison during the Civil War.
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Noun1.Rock Island - a town in northwest Illinois on the Mississippi River; site of a Union prison during the American Civil War
IL, Illinois, Land of Lincoln, Prairie State - a midwestern state in north-central United States
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Omaha is connected with Chicago by the Chicago and Rock Island Railroad, which runs directly east, and passes fifty stations.
During the night it crossed the Mississippi at Davenport, and by Rock Island entered Illinois.
While the Rock Island Sheriff's Department has informed the Sikh Coalition that the investigation continues, charges have not yet been submitted to the Rock Island State's Attorney's Office," the religious group added.
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The event was hosted by two additional organizations Morgan is a part of, the Rock Island Arsenal Development Group and the Quad Cities Defense Alliance.
I'll be buried in the military cemetery on the Rock Island (Illinois) Arsenal, which is an island on Pool 15 of the Mississippi River.
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Kelly line of Iowa City, Waterloo (Waterloo, Iowa), John Deere (Moline, Illinois)--and his circa-1920 5 hp Rock Island, Rock Island, Illinois.
Longtime Rock Island resident and city council candidate Jana Howard asked questions about the possibility of Waste Management buying the former silicon plant and turning it into a garbage transfer station, but Parks said the declaration of IDD status had "no impact on ownership.
Tanamor's association with heroes extends from his day job as a Contract Specialist at the Rock Island Arsenal in Rock Island, Illinois.
According to the company, the acquired plants are in Waterloo, Indiana and Rock Island, Illinois.
After graduating from Rock Island High School, she earned a bachelor's degree in English from DePauw University where she was a member of the Pi Beta Phi sorority and also participated in synchronized swimming.