This is a page from the collection "Bicentennial Reflections: History of Des Moines Public Schools, 1876-1976" by Dr. Robert R. Denny, published by the Des Moines Public Schools in Des Moines, Iowa in 1976.
Above: Juanita Monholland,
Below: C. J. Williams, Director
Rt. Rev. Msgr. Sebastian G. Menke, President of Saint Ambrose College. Rev. Joseph E. Kokjohn, Vice-president
Rev. Frederick J. …
Rock Island, Illinois
The Mills County Flood Control Committee has called a meeting to petition that the Missouri Valley Flood Control Report be submitted to Congress at once. In recent years, farmers had suffered heavy agricultural losses from floods that had eroded…
These two pictures show a more modern version of the west side of the square with Mode O'Day, Places, Harrisons, Perry Clothing, Inez Fashion, Martins Drugs, Brown Lynch Scott, jewelry store, Gobbles Clothing and Johnson and Peasley Drug Store.
This Special Edition was made up of items carried from month to month in recent issues and which were selected
by the Mills County Soil Conservation District Commissioners because of their special value to the readers of this publication.
On September 16, 1948 about 100 men composed of farmers, soil conservation district commissioners, and newspapermen met at Atlantic, Iowa and formed an organization to be known as the Nishna Valley Flood Control association. This brochure explains…