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There are numerous genealogy and history books which have been scanned or transcribed online and available to read. These books can take some time to read or peruse but are well worth the time to learn how your ancestors lived. Many of these include biographical sections too which are rich in family connections. Some of these books are free to read while others are included in a subscription of some sort.
Links to Iowa History Books Online
A Glimpse of Iowa in 1846 by John B. Newhall
The Quakers of Iowa - Published 1914 by Louis Thomas Jones.
Des Moines County
By Aubustine M. Antrobus
History of Des Moines County Iowa and It's People.
Features the full text of this history book. Published 1881.
together with a full description of the city and county.
H. B. Turrill, 1857.
Containing A History of the County, its Cities, Towns, etc.
Its Cities, Towns and Villages with Early Reminiscences, Personal Incidents and Anecdotes, and a Complete Business Directory of the County.
By Samuel D. Chapman. Printed at the Toledo Times Office. 1879.
Drawn form actual surveys and the county reords. To which is added A railroad map of the state of Iowas. Published by Harrison & Warner, Marshalltown, Iowa. 1872.
Contains a history of the county, its cities, towns & a biographical directory of its citizens, war record of its volunteers in the late rebellion, general and local statistics.
Published 1879 by Des Moines - Union Historical Company.
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