Drake Community Library Archives

Digitized copies of materials from the Drake Community Library archives. Includes photographs and documents related to the history of the Grinnell community, businesses and organizations.

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Color view of the golf course at the Grinnell Country Club located at 933 13th Avenue in Grinnell, Iowa. Drake Community Library (Grinnell, Iowa) Archives. Miscellaneous photographs. Collection #17-5, Views of Grinnell.

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Color view of Grinnell Family Care, a doctors' office located at 217 Fourth Avenue West in Grinnell, Iowa. Drake Community Library (Grinnell, Iowa) Archives. Miscellaneous photographs. Collection #17-2, Grinnell Buildings.

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Grinnell Home Decorating at 918 Main Street in Grinnell after its renovation in 1989. Drake Community Library (Grinnell, Iowa) Archives. Main Street Slides, p.2, slide 15.

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Color view of Grinnell Mutual Reinsurance Company located south of Grinnell, Iowa, at 4215 Highway 146 South. Drake Community Library (Grinnell, Iowa) Archives. Miscellaneous photographs. Collection #17-2, Grinnell Buildings.

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The City of Grinnell Public Services Buildings at 1st Avenue and East Street in Grinnell, Iowa. Drake Community Library (Grinnell, Iowa) Archives. Imagine Grinnell Slides, p.16, slide 6.

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The Grinnell Safe and Lock Company on the corner of Fourth Avenue and Main Street in Grinnell, Iowa. Godfather's Pizza and the Elks Lodge are visible. Drake Community Library (Grinnell, Iowa) Archives. Main Street Slides, p.31, slide 6.

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Color view of the Grinnell United Methodist Church on the southwest corner of 5th Avenue and Park Street, Grinnell, Iowa, in the 1990s. Drake Community Library (Grinnell, Iowa) Archives. Miscellaneous photographs. Collection #17-2, Grinnell Buildings.

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View of the western face of the first recycling plant in Grinnell, Iowa. It was started by the Grinnell 2000 Foundation in 1990 and was completely volunteer run. It was located at 3rd Avenue and Park Street. Drake Community Library (Grinnell, Iowa) Archives. Imagine Grinnell Slides, p.7, slide 11.

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Mayor Bob Anderson talking to Ms. Stolarik's class at Fairview Elementary school as part of the tree planting initiative in Grinnell, Iowa. There is a young tree waiting to be planted in front of him, Drake Community Library (Grinnell, Iowa) Archives. Imagine Grinnell Slides, p.2, slide 15.

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A group of school children gathered around a young tree, planting it in Grinnell, Iowa, as part of the Fairview Elementary School tree planting initiative. Drake Community Library (Grinnell, Iowa) Archives. Imagine Grinnell Slides, p.2, slide 17.

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A group of small children helping to plant a tree in Grinnell, Iowa, as part of the Fairview Elementary tree planting initiative. Drake Community Library (Grinnell, Iowa) Archives. Imagine Grinnell Slides, p.2, slide 16.

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Dunlap Post Card Co.
Color postcard view of the H.W. Spaulding home in Grinnell, Iowa, owned by Montie and Betty Hammond from 1983 to 2010 and operated as a bed and breakfast. Postcard published by Dunlap Post Card Co., Omaha, Nebraska. Drake Community Library (Grinnell, Iowa) Archives. Miscellaneous photographs. Collection #17-2, Grinnell Buildings.

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The south side of Fourth Avenue east of Main Street in Grinnell, Iowa. Danish Maid Bakery, Rags and Riches, and Hamilton's Insurance are visible. Drake Community Library (Grinnell, Iowa) Archives. Main Street Slides, p.29, slide 3.

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Color view of the Harris Center on the Grinnell College campus in Grinnell, Iowa. Drake Community Library (Grinnell, Iowa) Archives. Miscellaneous photographs. Collection #17-3, Grinnell College.

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A hot air balloon lands near Immanuel Lutheran Church on 11th Avenue in Grinnell, Iowa, during a hot air balloon rally sponsored by the Grinnell Area Chamber of Commerce. Drake Community Library (Grinnell, Iowa) Archives. Imagine Grinnell Slides, p.11, slide 8.

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Hot air balloons flying over farm fields during a hot air balloon rally in Grinnell, Iowa, sponsored by the Grinnell Area Chamber of Commerce. Drake Community Library (Grinnell, Iowa) Archives. Imagine Grinnell Slides, p.11, slide 6.

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Hot air balloons flying over farm fields during a hot air balloon rally in Grinnell, Iowa, sponsored by the Grinnell Area Chamber of Commerce. Drake Community Library (Grinnell, Iowa) Archives. Imagine Grinnell Slides, p.11, slide 7.

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Ten views of the interior of the Herald Register Building.

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A close-up of Jack Robertson from Grinnell, Iowa. Drake Community Library (Grinnell, Iowa) Archives. Imagine Grinnell Slides, p.17, slide 11.

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Loan production facilty of Security Bank, Kellogg-Sully at 829 Broad Street in Grinnell, Iowa. Drake Community Library (Grinnell, Iowa) Archives. Main Street Slides, p.11, slide 3.