Iowa Heritage Digital Collections
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Bird's eye view of business district

Bird's eye view of business district


Bird's eye view of business district


20. Bird's Eye View of Business District, Des Moines, IA.
Cityscape of downtown Des Moines showing various brick buildings, including one with a tower in the background. The street is mostly empty, with a few pedestrians and carriages.
Correspondence: Monday Aug 30 1909 / Dear Chris I am / in D.M. came to / day will stay a few / days and visit with / Verna seen Mr. Johnson / last night and He says / A--- (ind) is coming (sic) tell / Him to come this week / and stay in Dayton / over Sunday and go with / Jones on Monday to Stratford / tell him -- (ind) will be glad / to see Him by by (sic) Emma Address: Miss Christine Haaglund / 2006 so-3-St / Minneapolis Minn


ca. 1909


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.


13.7x8.5 cm




Des Moines Public Library Postcard Collection, Central Library Special Collections
Streets and Commercial Buildings,1