This Is What Life In Iowa Looked Like In 1939. WOW.

Times have certainly changed, but sometimes we don’t realize just how far we’ve come in such a short amount of time. The following photos will give you a glimpse of what life was like in 1939, and they will remind you of just how different things are today, over 75 years later.

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:

If we have come this far in 75 years, what will life be like in another 75 years?