Along Iowa's Historic Highway 20 (Postcard History Series) by Michael J. Till PDF

By Michael J. Till

US road 20 used to be certain a federal street in 1926. For the 1st half the twentieth century, it was once an important east-west street throughout northern Iowa, extending from the Mississippi to the Missouri River. the line hooked up thirteen counties, 4 significant metropolitan components, and plenty of smaller groups alongside its path. thankfully, the historical two-lane street continues to be nearly thoroughly intact and will be pushed a lot as tourists did in years passed by. alongside Iowa's historical street 20 celebrates this sort of journey, illustrated via greater than 2 hundred vintage postcards that convey the character of the line: city and town scenes, rural vistas, rivers, bridges, and old websites. to not be forgotten are the vacationer courts, inns, diners, and gasoline stations that made commute possible.

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