Des Moines - McCue, Craig S
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The city of Des Moines experienced a rebirth at the beginning of the 20th century. The City Beautiful movement focused on cleaning up the city, starting with a new civic center along the Des Moines River. A progressive wave in city politics organized the Des Moines plan of commission government. Modern streetcars traveled along recently paved roads and newly constructed bridges, while electric lights kept the streets safe at night. The city motto said it all: Des Moines Does Things. This postcard collection showcases the ...

Des Moines 2012, Arcadia Publishing (SC)

ISBN-13: 9780738591834

Trade paperback

Des Moines 2007, Arcadia Publishing (SC), Charleston, SC

ISBN-13: 9780738550886

Trade paperback