Most People Don’t Know How These 10 Towns In Iowa Got Their Start

History really is a fascinating thing. Each place has its own unique story, and that goes for the towns and cities of Iowa, too. From villages that began as a refuge for early European immigrants to towns that got their start as meeting places or trading posts, here are 10 towns in Iowa that have a fascinating backstory:

Do you know of anymore places in Iowa that have a fascinating backstory? Share them with us!