Box 1-3 - Des Moines

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US US-IaGG MS/MS 01.80-1-3

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Des Moines



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(Note: postcards are arranged alphabetically within respective categories) Hospitals/homes: Benedict Home, Broadlawns Hospital, Home for the Aged, Lutheran Hospital, Mercy Hospital, Methodist Hospital, Ramsey Home, Veterans Hospital Capitol Complex: Views of the Capitol, Soldiers and Sailors Monument, artwork within the capitol complex (including Terrace Hill), Terrace Hill, old Governor’s Mansion, Grimes Building Parks and Miscellaneous: Birdland Park, Des Moines River, Grand View Park, Greenwood Park, Ingersoll Park, Riverview Park, South park, Water Works Park, Union Park, miscellaneous small parks, Des Moines Airport, Des Moines water tower, other miscellaneous< Schools Colleges: AIB, Des Moines University, Des Moines Catholic, Drake University, Highland Park College High schools: East, Lincoln, Webster, West Iowa State Fairgrounds Conglomerate cards (containing more than one scene; i.e., Welcome to Des Moines!) Buildings: Salisbury House, Hyperion golf course, Successful Farming Headquarters, State Historical Building, Polk County Courthouse, Auditorium, Art Center, Municipal Building, Des Moines post office/library Churches: Congregational, Methodist, St. Ambrose Catholic, Central Church of Christ, Central Presbyterian, Church of Christian Scientists, University Church of Christ, view of the Seven Towers, Swedish Lutheran Church Hotels: Brown, Chamberlain, Commodore, Fort Des Moines, Kirkwood, Savery, Victoria, Wellington, Irwin Buildings: Equitable, Equitable of Life, YMCA, New Hubbell, Des Moines, banks, YWCA, Yeoman Castle, Masonic temples (including Scottish Rite), Fleming, Union Depot, misc. buildings Street and Bridges: Sixth Avenue, Locust Street, Locust St. Bridge, Walnut Avenue, Walnut Ave. Bridge, Court Avenue, West 4th Street, side streets Views of the city Camp Dodge Fort Des Moines

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