Browse Items (214 total) for Des Moines University Historic Photograph Collection

The Iowa State Historical, Memorial and Art Building was built in 1910. It was also known at the Iowa State Historical Building, and is now known as the Ola Babcock Miller Building. It is home to the State Library of Iowa. The building still stands…

The Iowa State Historical, Memorial and Art Building was built in 1910. It was also known at the Iowa State Historical Building, and is now known as the Ola Babcock Miller Building. It is home to the State Library of Iowa. The building still stands…

The Iowa State Historical, Memorial and Art Building was built in 1910. It was also known at the Iowa State Historical Building, and is now known as the Ola Babcock Miller Building. It is home to the State Library of Iowa. The building still stands…

Kingman Boulevard is located in Des Moines between Waveland Park and Drake Park. The street runs east-west.

This house on Kinsey Avenue was built in 1890 and is still standing. It was the home of J. S. Carpenter. Mr. Carpenter was the proprietor of Iowa Bridge Co. Carpenter nicknamed his home Oakwood. The house is listed on National Register of Historic…

Unknown view from the Linden Heights neighborhood. Linden Heights extends to Grand on the north, Foster Drive on the south, 42nd on the east and Greenwood Park on the west. Linden Heights is listed on the National Register of Historic Places as a…

Unknown view from the Linden Heights neighborhood. Linden Heights extends to Grand on the north, Foster Drive on the south, 42nd on the east and Greenwood Park on the west. Linden Heights is listed on the National Register of Historic Places as a…

This view of Locust Street was taken from just beyond the 5th Avenue intersection. On the right is the Marquardt Block, home of the Commercial Savings Bank and Franklin Hotel. Across the street is the Crocker Building, home to a variety of offices…

This view of Locust Street was taken from just beyond the 5th Avenue intersection. On the right is the Marquardt Block, home of the Commercial Savings Bank and Franklin Hotel. Across the street is the Crocker Building, home to a variety of offices…

The Chamberlain Hotel was located on the current site of the Ruan Two Building.