Poweshiek History Preservation Project

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Stewart Library in Grinnell, Iowa, probably in the 1940s. Drake Community Library (Grinnell, Iowa) Archives. Miscellaneous photographs. Collection #17-1, Stewart Library.

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Story time at Stewart Library in Grinnell, Iowa. Front row, left to right: Donald Hummel, Rex Murphy, Donald Beck, Jeri Lippincot, Marge Ditzler, Virginia Shannon, Kenneth Beck. Second row: Barbara Temple, Sharon Huges, Mary Lou Byers, Miriam McNally, Jim Wilcox. Third row: Marilyn Smith, Jackie Wells, [unidentified]. Fourth row: John Turner (?), Lynn Vine, Janet Koger, [unidentified]. Others in picture include: Robert Palmer, Jerry Doyle, Shirley Van Draska, Russell Peterson. The storyteller (with back to the camera) is Mary Ann Nelson. Drake Community Library (Grinnell, Iowa) Archives. Miscellaneous photographs. Collection #17-1, Stewart Library.

grinnell:5938
Postcard view of Fourth Avenue, Grinnell, Iowa, looking west from the corner of Fourth Avenue and Main Street. Rexall Drug on the right, 1940s vintage automobiles parked on the street. Steeple of Congregational Church visible in background.

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Hamilton Photo Co. (Ames, Iowa)
Postcard view of the west face of Congregational Church at the corner of 4th Avenue and Broad Street in Grinnell, Iowa, probably in the 1940s. Postcard published by the Hamilton Photo Co., Ames, Iowa. Drake Community Library (Grinnell, Iowa) Archives. Miscellaneous photographs. Collection #17-2, Grinnell Buildings.

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Tickets for a Monday, April 8, 1940, 8:00 p.m., showing of Gone With the Wind at the Iowa Theatre in Grinnell, Iowa. Drake Community Library (Grinnell, Iowa) Archives. Pamphlet file : Grinnell (Iowa) -- Historic Buildings -- Theatres.

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Overview from a photograph taken in 1941 showing Main Street to Broad and 4th. Grinnell House (hotel) is in the lower lefthand corner.

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Davis Elementary school first grade class in 1941 in Grinnell, Iowa, with teacher Katherine Delure. Front row: Katherine Delure, [unidentified], Peter Peterson, Katherine Valsteuk, Pattie May, Joan Locker, Richard Router, Larry [last name unknown]. Middle row: Kenneth Cooper, Pauline Slaughterbeck, Jimmy Wallace, Adelma Wright, Ann Shrader, Dorothy Morris, Vernon Criswell, Roger Lipancox. Top row: Mirten Oldrige, Von Brunch, Joan Bell, Donna LaGrange, Paul Dobbs, Shirley Vandraska, Beverly Anderson, Roy Hobbs, Hugh German.

grinnell:13009
Photograph of an automobile race in Grinnell, Iowa, on July 4, 1941. Drake Community Library (Grinnell, Iowa) Archives. Miscellaneous photographs. Collection #17-6, People.

grinnell:17365
Wilson, George A. (George Allison), 1884-1953
Letter to William Kaloupek of Grinnell, Iowa, from Iowa Governor George A. Wilson. Includes a certificate in recognition of services rendered to the Nation and State in the registration of friends and neighbors for military training and service on Registration Day, October 16, 1940.

grinnell:11789
Unknown
Postcard view of the field house and men's gymnasium (Darby Gymnasium) on the Grinnell College campus in Grinnell, Iowa. Postcard published by E.C. Kropp Co., Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

grinnell:12467
Unknown
Eighth grade report card for Pearl Stepp for the school year 1941/42, in Poweshiek County, Iowa.

grinnell:11743
Unknown
Clarence and Susan George on their 50th wedding anniversary in Grinnell, Iowa, September 15, 1942. From left to right: Mrs. Collins, Mrs. Baumgardner, Clarence and Susan George (with Susan in front), Mrs. Ernie George, and Mrs. Johnson. Ernie George was Clarence's older brother.

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