(front) Barracks–Fort Des Moines, Des Moines. IA. (back) Barracks Fort Des Moines, / Des Moines, IA.–Fort Des Moines / is the latest and most up-to-date / government post in the United / States, being completed about 3 / years ago. It is located about 5 or / 6 miles from the heart of the city.
The postcards in this collection were printed and posted before 1923. The Des Moines Public Library has determined, to the best of its knowledge, that this postcard and its text is in the public domain.