Local History

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    Historical Papers and Photographs

    50 Rifflemen at Van Meter
    County's first death and marriage in same cabin
    Van Meter Public School
    Van Meter Bachelors
    Van Meter School Present Masonic Lodge
    Elizabeth Sheets proposes to introduce nude art at Iowa Fair in defiance of judges
    1913 Graduation 01
    1913 Graduation 02
    1913 Graduation 03
    1914 Graduation 01
    1914 Graduation 02
    1914 Graduation 03
    1915 E. A. Elliot
    1915 Commencement outside
    1915 Classroll
    1927 Newspaper article first term of court
    President Truman Dexter Iowa
    President Nixon Letter toVan Meter
    1979 Central Iowa Regional Association of Local Governments 1 of 2
    1979 Central Iowa Regional Association of Local Governments 2 of 2
    1980 Central Iowa Regional Association of Local Governments 1 of 4
    1980 Central Iowa Regional Association of Local Governments 2 of 4
    1980 Central Iowa Regional Association of Local Governments 3 of 4
    1980 Central Iowa Regional Association of Local Governments 4 of 4
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    Adel Iowa
    Bob Feldman Hazel Lauterbaugh Earl
    Bob Feller 01
    Bob Feller 02
    Bob Feller 03
    Bob Feller 04
    Bob Feller 05
    Bob Feller 06
    Boyd Landers Lillian E Riggs
    Brenton Bros Lbr
    Brenton Bros Lumber
    Brooker and Fisher hardward and lumber store
    c h sweezy city meat
    c b sackett home
    Central Iowa Regional Associatio of local governments
    Charles Sylvester
    Charlie England
    Clarence Dunn
    Cleburg McNair General Store 1 of 2
    Cleburg McNair General Store 2 of 2
    Cleburg McNair House 1 of 2
    Cleburg McNair House 2 of 2
    Cook and Stump
    CR1 and PRR Depot
    David Marquardt
    Dodge Pearn Marriage 1896
    Donald Seiler Mayor envelope
    Duffs Land Office DeSoto Iowa
    Eli Goar House 1 of 2
    Eli Goar House 2 of 2
    Elizabeth Crowl Moore Death 1905 02
    Elizabeth Crowl Moore Death 1905
    Elizabeth Jo Mather Anniversary Card Outside
    Elizabeth Jo Mather Anniversary Card Inside
    England Auto Co
    Evans Gutshall Marriage Certificate 1869
    First Settler
    Fletcher Roland
    Fortitude Lodge Newspaper Article 100 Years
    Fortitude Lodge Newspaper Article 100 Years 01
    Goar Bros Store
    Goar Bros Store 01
    Golden Home 1 Mile NE of Van Meter
    Grandad Sheets and Elizabeth Sheets 2
    Grandad Sheets and Elizabeth Sheets
    Grant Street North Side Left to Right
    Griffith Hardware Store D T Griffith with Bill Hazen
    History of Fortitude Lodge 1 of 3
    History of Fortitude Lodge 2 of 3
    History of Fortitude Lodge 3 of 3
    History of Van Meter formely known as Tracy page 1 of 2
    History of Van Meter formely known as Tracy page 2 of 2
    Immortal Chaplains 3 cent stamp
    Isaac Thorton 1
    Isaac Thorton 2
    Isaac Thorton purchased land from W W VanCleave 1876
    J E Jackson Letter Regarding Stallions
    Jacob Gutshall 03
    Jacob Gutshall
    Jacob R Van Meter
    Jacob R Van Meter Newspaper article town establised
    James L Platt Jr House 1 or 2
    James L Platt Jr House 2 or 2
    Johanna Jungman Death
    Johanna Jungman Death 01
    Johanna Jungman Death 02
    John Crawford City Hotel
    John Jungman Family History
    Joseph Elmer Goar with horse
    Jungman Family
    Lincoln 1809 1909
    Luke Clayton and Jim Goar in front of Van Meter Bank
    May Cook Obituary 1967
    Mr Mrs G  F Sheets 1859 1909
    Nathan Moore 03 04 1913
    Nathan Moore Cemetery Certificate 1905
    Nathan Moore Family
    Nathan Moore Home
    Nellie Pierce Home
    November 11 1942 Ceremony
    Pageant
    Platt Brick and Fire Proofing Company 1 of 3
    Platt Brick and Fire Proofing Company 2 of 3
    Platt Brick and Fire Proofing Company 3 of 3
    Platt Bros
    Raccoon River looking east from Van Meter bridge
    Racoon River
    Rose Roy Payton Home
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    Structure of Arcitectual Survey 1 of 2
    Stephen Hester House 2 of 2
    Structure of Arcitectual Survey 1 of 2
    Structure of Arcitectual Survey 2 of 2
    Thorton VanCleave 01
    Thorton VanCleave 02
    Thorton VanCleave 3
    Thorton VanCleave 4
    Uly Griffith
    Van Meter 01
    Van Meter 02
    Van Meter 03
    Van Meter 04
    Van Meter 05
    Van Meter 07
    Van Meter 08
    Van Meter 09
    Van Meter 10
    Van Meter 11
    Van Meter 15
    Van Meter 27
    Van Meter 35
    Van Meter 37
    Van Meter 38
    Van Meter 39
    Van Meter 42
    Van Meter 50
    Van Meter 51
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    Van Meter 54
    Van Meter 56
    Van Meter 58
    Van Meter 61
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    Van Meter 63
    Van Meter 64
    Van Meter 67
    Van Meter 68
    Van Meter 69
    Van Meter 70
    Van Meter 71
    Van Meter 72
    Van Meter 89
    Van Meter 90
    Van Meter Baseball Card
    Van Meter Baseball Boys
    Van Meter Baseball Boys 02
    Van Meter Businesses District 1884
    Van Meter Evangelical United Brethan Church
    Van Meter grain elavetor
    Van Meter group photo 101 names
    Van Meter Historical day 1964
    Van Meter Historical Day 1964
    Van Meter Historical Day 1964 03
    Van Meter Historical Day 1964 04
    Van Meter Historical Society Honors Civil War Veterans
    Van Meter history newspaper article
    Van Meter History 1 of 3
    Van Meter History 2 of 3
    Van Meter History 3 of 3
    Van Meter Methodist Church 1961 parsonage
    Van Meter Methodist Church History 1847 1932 front cover
    Van Meter Methodist Church History 1847 1932 1
    Van Meter Methodist Church History 1847 1932 2 3
    Van Meter Methodist Church History 1847 1932 4 5
    Van Meter Methodist Church History 1847 1932 6 7
    Van Meter Methodist Church History 1847 1932 8 9
    Van Meter Methodist Church History 1847 1932 10 11
    Van Meter Methodist Church History 1847 1932 12 13
    Van Meter Methodist Church History 1847 1932 14 15
    Van Meter Methodist Church History 1847 1932 16 17
    Van Meter Methodist Church History 1847 1932 18 19
    Van Meter Methodist Church History 1847 1932 20 21
    Van Meter Methodist Church History 1847 1932 22 23
    Van Meter Methodist Church History 1847 1932 24 25
    Van Meter Methodist Church History 1847 1932 26 27
    Van Meter Methodist Church History 1847 1932 28 29
    Van Meter Methodist Church History 1847 1932 30 31
    Van Meter Methodist Church History 1847 1932 32 33
    Van Meter Methodist Church History 1847 1932 34 35
    Van Meter Methodist Church History 1847 1932 36 37
    Van Meter Methodist Church History 1847 1932 38 39
    Van Meter Methodist Church History 1847 1932 40 41
    Van Meter Methodist Church History 1847 1932 42 43
    Van Meter Methodist Church History 1847 1932 44 45
    Van Meter Methodist Church History 1847 1932 46 47
    Van Meter Methodist Church History 1847 1932 48 49
    Van Meter Methodist Church History 1847 1932 50
    Van Meter Methodist Church History 1847 1932 back cover
    Van Meter Methodist Church
    Van Meter Methodist Espicopal Church 1 of 2
    Van Meter Methodist Espicopal Church 2 of 2
    Van Meter School Board 1948
    Van Meter School Plans 1888 1 of 4
    Van Meter School Plans 1888 2 of 4
    Van Meter School Plans 1888 3 of 4
    Van Meter School Plans 1888 4 of 4
    Van Meter School Plans 1888
    Van Meter School
    Van Meter State Bank
    Van Meter United Brethren Church 1 of 2
    Van Meter United Brethren Church 2 of 2
    W A Jones C A England
    W E Goodson married 71 years
    Walt Clayton
    Weber Wagons Cook and Stump
    William E Goodson History
    William Moore Brenton Bros Lumber Co
    Womans Club Margaret Guye Gladys Armstrong Opal Burger