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Winfield Hughes

In the 1910 Census, Winfield Hughes was listed as being born about 1852 in Pennsylvania. He was a widow, living alone at 804 Iowa Avenue. He ran Hughes Music Store at 108 South Clinton Street, as listed in the 1908 City Directory.

The attached article, about the theft of Hughes's horse Major, was published in the Daily Iowa State Press on May 17, 1902.

The attached ad was published in the Iowa City Daily Press on June 15, 1912.


Hruska, “Winfield Hughes,” Iowa City Public Library DHP, accessed February 23, 2024,