Des Moines Club, Dining Room

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Title

Des Moines Club, Dining Room

Dining Room - Des Moines Club

Subject

Dining Rooms;
Clubs;
Chairs;
Dining tables;
Table settings & decorations;
Ferns;
Sconces;
Light fixtures

Description

The Des Moines Club opened in 1912 as a social organization of leading businessmen. The club sat on the third, fourth and fifth floors of the building, while the first two floors were leased out to various businesses. Notable members with ties to Drake University have included Benjamin F. Kaufmann, Arthur S. Kirk, Howard V. Gregory, David Kruidenier and many more. The Des Moines Club moved to the 34th floor of the Ruan Center in the 1970's and their original building is now used as a hotel.

Publisher

Chicago, Il. : Gravure Illustration Co.

Date

1914

2005/04/26

Rights

U.S. and International copyright laws protect this digital image. Commercial use or distribution of the image is not permitted without prior permission of the copyright holder. For permission to use the digital image, please contact: bart.schmidt@drake.edu

Coverage

800 Locust St.

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