The Palimpsest - Volume 73 Number 1 - Spring 1992
Place Published: Iowa City
Publisher: The State Historical Society of Iowa
Date Published: 1992
Condition: Very Good
Book Id: 071018
Clean, bright pages; secure, if slightly rust-spotted, saddle-stapled binding; cover has a small area of waving as from droplet damage and minor chipping around spine ends and at bottom front edge, otherwise excellent, still protected by a worn and smudged outer mailing cover (removable). 48pp. Articles include "Great Names and Rattling Skeletons: A Cautionary Tale" by Richard, Lord Acton; "Crossing Colony Lines: Moves by Two Families from Pella to the Amana Colonies in the 1860's" by Philip E. Webber; "Friendly's Frontier: Images from the Life of Friendly Lucas, Iowa's First 'First Lady'" by Anne Beiser Allen; and "Lowell Houser's Poetic Glass Mural in Des Moines" by Mary L. Meixner.