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Mount Saint Bernard College and Seminary

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1850–1851. South of Dubuque on US 61, 2.5 miles to Key West; the college building is situated at the southwest end of town

This is a three-story building of rough stone walls and cut stone trim, with a gable roof. It is loosely Federal/Greek Revival in style, with a symmetrically fenestrated front. The large double-door entry and fanlight above are enclosed in a recessed arched opening.

Writing Credits

David Gebhard and Gerald Mansheim


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David Gebhard and Gerald Mansheim, "Mount Saint Bernard College and Seminary", [Dubuque, Iowa], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—,

Print Source

Buildings of Iowa, David Gebhard and Gerald Mansheim. New York: Oxford University Press, 1993, 93-93.

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