Local History Resources

A selection of Des Moines historical resources found online.

Bibliographies

Indexes and Lists

Books

Periodicals 

More Iowa periodicals can be found in our catalog.

Oral Histories

  • Found online - 102 oral histories focusing on Des Moines and Iowa.

More online local history resources!

Des Moines Public Library Year Book Collection

DMPL High School Yearbook Collection

Historic City Directories

Historic City Directories

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