Histories & Images

See the Index to Pictures of Iowa People and Places, as well as other indexes on our Newspaper, Magazines, & Other Indexes page.

Internet Archive Collections

Flickr Collections

Iowa Oral History Project

The Iowa Oral History Project consists of a series of interviews conducted from the early 1970s through 2002.

From out of town?

The Des Moines Public Library Reference Department offers Premium Research Services for those seeking information about a particular person, topic or event.