10 Photos From Iowa’s History That Are A Fascinating Window Into The Past

Take a step back in time and scroll through these stunning photos of the Hawkeye State from the earliest years of the 20th century. You’ll be fascinated by how much has changed compared to these pictures of Iowa, and by the things that will always stay the same.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

To dig through more vintage pictures of Iowa, visit the Photogrammar archive.

If you want to read some of Iowa’s most interesting stories, check out 7 Horrifying Iowa Stories You Didn’t Learn About In History Class.