Post Cards from Early Iowa City and Johnson County

Rights

Educational use only.

Contributor

Bob Hibbs Private Collection

Coverage

Johnson County, Iowa

Title

Post Cards from Early Iowa City and Johnson County

Language

English

Items in the Post Cards from Early Iowa City and Johnson County Collection

Swaner Farms Dairy was located at 1109 North Dodge Street. Postcard sent from Swaner Farms Dairy to Reverend Charles Spencer Williams, postmarked July 26, 1937. Ben Franklin 1-cent stamp.

Washington Street looking west from near Gilbert Street, downtown Iowa City. Original City Hall building on the far right of photograph. Postcard sent to Ruth Corneliusson, postmarked September 5, 1914. George Washington 1-cent stamp.

Aerial view of downtown Iowa City, including the Pentacrest, University of Iowa campus, and the Iowa River.

Aerial view of downtown Iowa City, including the Pentacrest, University of Iowa campus, and the Iowa River. First postcard sent from Mrs. Werner to Gladys Ruth Ownby, postmarked April 3, 1951, George Washington 1-cent stamp. Second postcarrd sent…