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Historic Des Moines

The Historic Des Moines collection gives a glimpse of Des Moines, Iowa as it entered the 20th century. This was a period of substantial growth for the city, and a time when Des Moines was growing away from its origins as an outpost in the West. The collection was created by scanning images from the original sources held by the …

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Historic Des Moines

Johnny Bright

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Johnny Bright

Verona Johnston

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Verona Johnston

Ernest Tomlin

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Ernest Tomlin

Grinnell Historical Collection

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Grinnell Historical Collection

About the collections



The purpose of the Drake Heritage Collections is to collect, digitize, and preserve important stories of Drake University's 125-year history.

 

Photographs, articles and other materials have been scanned and oral histories from eye witnesses have been recorded. These materials have been made availalbe online to reach the largest possible audience.

Contact

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Bart Schmidt
Digital Projects Librarian
bart.schmidt@drake.edu
(515) 271-2940

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