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Historical Record of Cedar Falls, the garden city of Iowa: Containing a brief history of Iowa, of Black Hawk County, and a full and complete description of industrial and picturesque Cedar Falls

A half century has rolled into eternity since the title of the Indian to this beautiful Cedar Valley was extinguished. Fifty years nearly, since Sturges & Adams built the first rude log cabins at Cedar Falls in the County of Black Hawk. The object in preparing the information contained in this work is to give to strangers a knowledge of our city and its advantages, either by sending the book, or making use of the items of interest, which it contains. For any use other than instructional resources, please check with the organization that owns this item regarding copyright restrictions.
Melendy, Peter
Publishing Place
Cedar Falls, IA
U.S. Chronology
Iowa History Eras
Iowa County
Early & Late Date
1888 to 1898
Resources & Additional Info
Resource and Text Available Here This book can be linked with the following standards: Standard SS.3.28 Cultural Contributions: A lesson on the various cultures in Cedar Falls, and how they impacted the town's growth could be created. Standard SS.4.25 Technological Change: A lesson on Cedar Falls' technological change throughout history could be created.