rural history buffs
of Marion County Iowa

Marking Our Hidden History, One Sign at a Time
Stringtown School

Stringtown School

Wabash RR Durham Ferry 2

Wabash RR Durham Ferry 2

Sunnyside School

Sunnyside School

Long Lane 3

Long Lane 3

Howell

Howell

English Settlement 2

English Settlement 2

Elevator Road 2

Elevator Road 2

Durham 2

Durham 2

Crooked Road

Crooked Road

Burr Oak School

Burr Oak School

Have you seen our brown signs around the county?

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on the locations and the stories behind the Signs?

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the Rural History Buffs?

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Have you heard about
the Lost Towns under
Lake Red Rock?