PROGRESS 99 - A Q-C CENTURY
Events that shaped us 



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PROGRESS 99:
Events that shaped us  

Week 2, Events that Shaped Us, recaps how significant national and local events affected residents of the Quad-Cities.

Arsenal aided victory
Payton recalls heady days in space program
Prohibition painful for many
Liquor-brewing was popular in Quad-Cities homes
Geneseo still benefiting from gift
Farm crisis remembered by former mayor
War brought long hours to area farmers
Farms lost during depression
Students beat Mississippi Flood of 1965
Flood of '93: Mississippi to the max
Arsenal aided many contractors
Looney had a lock on Rock Island
Moon landing thrilled nation
Agriculture's good times crumbled
Farming's bad times recalled
Keithsburg residents know about flooding
Memories of Pearl Harbor day never fade
Q-C men remember Pearl Harbor
Wilson recalls runs on banks in depression
Infantryman remembers beauty, horror of Vietnam
Rationing was a way of life in WW II
Civilians did their part to aid war effort
Electricity coops improved life on the farm
Reagan had storied life
Quad-Citians aided by wider economic base
1930s bank closings left their mark
Augie students outraged over the evils of drink
A Q-C century reviewed
Augustana students protested Vietnam War
War took its toll at home and abroad
Women in battle on homefront during war
Veterans recall life in uniform during WW II

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