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Post Cards from Early Iowa City and Johnson County

Airview of Iowa City, Iowa and State University

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 to Lena Spencer, postmarked September 24, 1954, George Washington 1-cent stamp.


Iowa Development Commission, “Airview of Iowa City, Iowa and State University,” Iowa City Public Library DHP, accessed December 1, 2023,