More photos and other items in Iowa!
My paternal grandparents, Ida Berg and Alva Gibbs married and raised 11 children, 8 boys and 3 girls. Most of their married life they lived in Sioux City, Iowa where Grandpa was a carpenter. He built
Congregation of Our Savior's Lutheran Church, Stanhope, Iowa, circa 1900. My great grandparents, Rasmus Rasmusson and Marie Satre Rasmusson back row, 17 and 18 from the right (count carefully). She w
C. & N.W. R.R. Cloe Weaver, mother of four children, employed as a helper at the roundhouse, Clinton, Iowa. She is learning to operate the turntable. Her husband works for a structural steel company
Charles Leslie Bemus born 1876 and his wife Minnie born 1880 raised a large family while running their Iowa farm. This is the year they left the farm and moved back east to Star Lake, New York.
Women wipers of the Chicago and North Western Railroad cleaning one of the giant "H" class locomotives, Clinton, Iowa. Mrs. Marcella Hart and Mrs. Viola Sievers
C. & N.W. R.R., Mrs. Marcella Hart, mother of three children, employed as a wiper at the roundhouse, Clinton, Iowa
Women workers employed as wipers in the roundhouse having lunch in their rest room, C. & N.W. R.R., Clinton, Iowa
C. & N.W. Ry. i.e. Chicago & North Western Railway viaduct over Des Moines River, near Boone, Iowa
Burlington, Cedar Rapids, and Northern Railroad-Rock Rapids Station, Railroad Track and Bridge