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Poweshiek History Preservation Project

PHPP is a digital archive of the Poweshiek County area that includes materials contributed by individuals and items from the Drake Community Library, Grinnell College and area historical museums. PHPP volunteers can help scan items contributed by individuals by appointment. Items can also be submitted in digital form by individuals. The project is also collecting oral histories which are conducted by volunteers.

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Jana Peeples, Justin Peeples, Susie Sheena Huls, Eala and Ray Schnickel, Pinky Van Wyk gathered at the Grinnell Regional Airport, also known as the Billy Robinson Field, at the airport dedication on June 18, 1988. The children all have balloons and people are covering their ears. Drake Community Library (Grinnell, Iowa) Archives. Imagine Grinnell Slides, p.11, slide 2.

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A group of people gathered during an event at the Grinnell Regional Airport, also known as the Billy Robinson Field. The kids have balloons and people are shading their eyes. Drake Community Library (Grinnell, Iowa) Archives. Imagine Grinnell Slides, p.24, slide 6.

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Five people standing by the side of Davis Elementary School in Grinnell, Iowa, digging holes to plant shrubs. Drake Community Library (Grinnell, Iowa) Archives. Imagine Grinnell Slides, p.18, slide 3.

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A large group of people standing on the tarmac during an event at the Grinnell Regional Airport in Grinnell, Iowa. The woman in THE center is holding a pink umbrella to block the sun. Drake Community Library (Grinnell, Iowa) Archives. Imagine Grinnell Slides, p.23, slide 9.

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A man turning the propeller on a propeller plane while a child looks on at an event at the Grinnell Regional Airport in Grinnell, Iowa. Drake Community Library (Grinnell, Iowa) Archives. Imagine Grinnell Slides, p.23, slide 3.

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A group of people at the Iowa Peace Institute information session in Grinnell, Iowa. Drake Community Library (Grinnell, Iowa) Archives. Imagine Grinnell Slides, p.15, slide 12.

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A large group of people in a meeting. There is a projector in the middle and each person has a name tag on the table. Visible name tags read: Mike Princer; Bill Tish, Jr.; Mary Ellen White; Marlene Peak; and Jack Robertson. Drake Community Library (Grinnell, Iowa) Archives. Imagine Grinnell Slides, p.34, slide 13.

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Four people in a meeting papers pinned to the walls with the town's agenda on it. Some of the agenda lists reads, " 1. Community of about 10,000 people. 2. Crime-free community. 3. Lots of parks and recreational areas in community." There are name tags on the table but only Montie Redenius' can be read. Drake Community Library (Grinnell, Iowa) Archives. Imagine Grinnell Slides, p.34, slide 18.

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A group of people gathered during an event at the Grinnell Regional Airport, also known as the Billy Robinson Field. Drake Community Library (Grinnell, Iowa) Archives. Imagine Grinnell Slides, p.24, slide 7.

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Joy Carroll with kids Curtis, Joni and Danae with balloons on the tarmac during an event at the Grinnell Regional Airport, also known as the Billy Robinson Field, in Grinnell, Iowa. Drake Community Library (Grinnell, Iowa) Archives. Imagine Grinnell Slides, p.24, slide 13.

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Ross Mintle Farm near Grinnell, Iowa. Drake Community Library (Grinnell, Iowa) Archives. Imagine Grinnell Slides, p.27, slide 15.

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Two women in the Second Mile Thrift Store office when it was located in the basement of the Veterans' Memorial Building in Grinnell, Iowa. Drake Community Library (Grinnell, Iowa) Archives. Imagine Grinnell Slides, p.19, slide 2.

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Sharp Lannom, president of DeLONG Sportswear, in a checkered shirt sitting at a desk with two green chairs in front of it. Drake Community Library (Grinnell, Iowa) Archives. Imagine Grinnell Slides, p.36, slide 7.

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A side view of the ASI Sign Systems building when it was located on 4th Avenue in Grinnell, Iowa. Drake Community Library (Grinnell, Iowa) Archives. Imagine Grinnell Slides, p.35, slide 7.

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View of the east face of Brenton National Bank, also known as the Merchants' National Bank, in Grinnell, Iowa. The bank was designed by Louis Sullivan and built in 1914; it is nicknamed the Jewel Box Bank. Drake Community Library (Grinnell, Iowa) Archives. Imagine Grinnell Slides, p.17, slide 3.

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A view of the south side of Davis Elementary School and the east side of the playground in Grinnell, Iowa. Drake Community Library (Grinnell, Iowa) Archives. Imagine Grinnell Slides, p.18, slide 7.

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A view of the south side of Davis Elementary School and the west side of the playground in Grinnell, Iowa. Drake Community Library (Grinnell, Iowa) Archives. Imagine Grinnell Slides, p.18, slide 9.

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A view of the southwest side of Davis Elementary School in Grinnell, Iowa. Drake Community Library (Grinnell, Iowa) Archives. Imagine Grinnell Slides, p.18, slide 5.

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Spurgeon's department store in downtown Grinnell, Iowa. Drake Community Library (Grinnell, Iowa) Archives. Imagine Grinnell Slides, p.15, slide 3.

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A stairway leading into the bottom level of the Register Building from an entrance on 5th Avenue. Drake Community Library (Grinnell, Iowa) Archives. Main Street Slides, p.15, slide 16.

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