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1 Cresco [Iowa] High School. The Spartan, 1941.
Cresco, Iowa: Cresco High School, 1941. 
Quarto, black cloth. Photos, portraits, ads. Very Good. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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2 Cresco [Iowa] High School. The Tack, 1928.
Cresco, Iowa: Cresco High School, 1928. 
Quarto, black pebbled cloth, 144 pp. Photos, portraits, ads. Good; some shelf wear. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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3 Gray, Basil D.; Editor. The 1944 Old Gold: Iowa State Teachers College, Cedar Falls, Iowa.
Cedar Falls, Iowa: Iowa State Teachers College, 1944. 
Quarto, gold fabricoid (hardcover), raised gilt letters, 241 pp. Very good+, with lightly rubbed edges & a few signatures. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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4 Jordan, Philip Dillon. Catfish Bend -- River Town and County Seat.
Burlington, Iowa: Mississippi Valley Publishers, Craftsman Press Inc., 1983. Sesquicentennial Edition No. 71. 
Octavo, softbound (stiff white, illus. wrappers), xviii + 357 pp. Very Good, with wear to spine. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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5 Ottumwa Federation of Womans Clubs. Ottumwa Pocket Directory and Street Guide. Containing an Accurate List of the Head of Each Family; the Old Address and the New, as Changed by the City Coucil in the Re-Numbering; Business Firms; Street Railway Guide; Street Guide; County and City Officers; Public Schools; Postoffice; Police and Fire Departments; Also, a Roster of the Various Churches, Religious Societies, Labor Organizations, Clubs and Fraternal and Secret Societies, Together with Their Time and Place of Meeting, and the Secretaries; and Other Miscellaneous Information.
Ottumwa, Iowa: Ottumwa Federation of Womans Clubs, 1911. 
Duodecimo, gray stapled wrappers, 110 pp. Worn copy of directory published just after the city's Coucil voted to renumber everyone's addresses. Contains both the new and old addresses for each city occupant; also notes all of the social clubs' rosters and places of meeting. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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6 Pederson, W. C. How I Got This Way. An Autobiography.
Published by the Author, 1962. First Edition. 
Signed and inscribed by author. Octavo, green cloth (hardcover), gilt letters, 102 pp. Very Good, with light edgewear. Illustrated with b&w photographs. Memoirs describing life growing up in Iowa, and then Winter Haven and Wavery, Florida. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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7 Wiggins, Florence Roe. Strawberry Point. Vignettes of an Iowa Childhood.
Lake Mills, Iowa: Graphic Publishing Co., [1967]. 
First Edition. Signed by Author. Octavo, (hardcover), red cloth, gilt letters and decoration to upper cover, 185 pp. Former owner bookplate; otherwise, Fine, in a Very Good+ dust jacket with light edgewear. ÔMrs. Wiggins has compiled a genealogy of over a hundred families, tracing them back into the early history of our country...Strawberry Point was Mrs. Wiggins' home town and she has told its story in delightful vignettes...She describes this small Iowa town as it apeared to her at the turn of the century. Quietly self-sufficient, it went about its daily living, secure, serene, and well suported by the fertile farms around it. We find true, home-spun Americana woven into the lives of the pople who inhabit the pages of Strawberry Point. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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