Newly expanded with over twenty new houses and twenty-five new photographs—plus a map that allows readers to explore Iowa City's historic neighborhoods! This silver anniversary edition of Margaret Keyes' 1967 classic will be required reading for all those fascinated by local history and by the development of architectural styles in the Midwest and for all those devoted to restoring and preserving historic houses.
"…this book should be of particular interest to local residents. More important, in documenting a segment of the westward movement of architectural styles in America, it provides valuable information for the architectural historian."—Journal of Home Economics
"…a volume to be treasured by architectural buffs."—Iowa City Press-Citizen