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2006 Iowa City Tornado

Apartments and businesses at Clinton and Court Streets

Apartments, formerly The Rebel Motel, and Shoe Doctor damage after the the 2006 F2 tornado struck. A postcard published by Economy Advertising reads 'REBEL MOTEL: Built in 1963 and 1964 during the Civil War Centennial. The Rebel is conveniently located in downtown Ioaw City. Its warm colonial motif and collection of Civil War memorabilia are surrounded by the most modern 20th Century climate systems, sound insulation methods, plush furnishings, and convenience items. Across from the courthouse at 336 S. Clinton Street, Iowa City, Iowa.'


Unkrich, Brandelle, “Apartments and businesses at Clinton and Court Streets,” Iowa City Public Library DHP, accessed June 24, 2024,