Leclaire sentence example
- Adjoining Edwardsville is the co-operative village Leclaire (unincorporated), with the factory of the N.O.
- The company supports a school, Leclaire Academy, and has built a club-house, bowling alleys, tennis-courts, base-ball grounds, &c. The first settlement on the site of Edwardsville was made in 1812, and in 1815 the town was laid out and named in honour of Ninian Edwards (1775-1833), the governor of the Illinois Territory (1809-1818), and later United States senator (1818-1824) and governor of the state of Illinois (1826-1830).
- From the end of May through mid-October, the 149-passenger Twilight embarks on two-day voyages, which navigate the chocolate-colored waters of the Mighty Mississippi from LeClaire, Iowa, ten hours upriver to Dubuque.
- Rather, passengers spend one night at the Port of Dubuque's Grand Harbor Resort before cruising back to LeClaire, the following morning.