My Iowa Art – The Book Collection.

(M-0103) A rare set of State University of Iowa brass bookends – circa 1950’s.

Our Iowa Heritage focuses around postage stamps, postal covers, postcards, coins, and other miscellaneous collectibles. But, for heaven’s sake. . . we can’t forget the many books that have helped us along the way. From history books to musical biographies to Iowa trivia, here’s our collection, listed by themes. Some, really old. Some, not. If you have any questions about any of these, let us know! We love chatting about these classics! BOOKS ARE LISTED IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER BY AUTHOR.

(BH-046) – 1921 – Ginn and Company
(BH-003) – 1875/1970 – State Historical Society of Iowa

(BH-112) – 1918, (BH-101) – 1918, (BH-146) – 1921 – Clio Press

(BS-007) – 1991 – The University of Iowa Press Read more here.
(BH-139) – 2001 – University of Iowa Press
(BS-131) – 1969 – The University of Iowa Press

(BH-013) – 1940 – John Wiley & Sons, (BH-129) – 1997 – Klipto Loose Leaf Press

(BH-047) – 1969 – State Historical Society of Iowa – Read more here.
(BH-135) – 1914 – State Historical Society of Iowa

(BH-121) – 1954, (BH-122) – 1996 – Iowa State College (University) Press – Read more here.

(BH-036) – 2016 – University of Iowa Press – Read more here.
(BH-058) – 1954 – Klipto Loose Leaf Press

(BH-143) – 1997 – Parker Davis Publishing, (BH-102) – 2006 – Trafford Publishing – Read more here.

(BH-053) – 1961 – Random House – Read more here.

(BH-125) – 1999 – Design Originals – Read more here.

(BS-005) – 2008 – Whitman Publishing – Read more here.
(BH-127) – 2009 – University of Iowa Press – Read more here.
(BH-034) – 2005 – University of Iowa Press
(BH-106) – 1939 – State Historical Society of Iowa – Read more here.
(BH-118) – 1940 – Klipto Loose Leaf Press
(BH-119) – 1966 – E. Hastie

(BH-049) – 2001, (BH-050) – 2006 – Iowa City Press-Citizen, (BH-035) – 2010 – Arcadia Publishing, (BH-148) – 2009 – Johnson County Historical Society – Read more here.

(BH-130) – 2016 – University of Iowa Press
(BH-020) 1975 – Loras College Press – Read more here.
(BH-123) – 1999 – University of Iowa Press
(BH-055) – 1999 – Iowa Dept of Transportation (IDOT) – Read more here.
(BH-136) – 1969 – North Plains Press – Read more here.
(BH-016) – 1946 – KXEL-Waterloo

(BH-107) – 1979 – International Graphics, (BH-142) – 2004- The Kalona News Read more here.

(BH-025) – 1988 – Read more here, (BH-117) – 1993 – Read more here – University of Iowa Press

(BS-003) 1991 – Houghton Mifflin, (BS-004) – 1993 – SMU Press – Read more here.

(BH-132) – 1898/1970 – Iowa Citizen Publishing Company
(BH-116) – 1998 – Abrams

(BH-085) – 1836/1935 – State Historical Society of Iowa – Read more here.

(BH-138) – 2002 – University of Iowa Press
(BH-009) – 1928 – State Historical Society of Iowa
(BH-010) – 1929 – MacMillan Press
(BH-026) – 1989 – Donning Company
(BH-111) – 2007 – University of Iowa Press
(BM-015) – 2021 – Oxford Press – Read more here.
(BH-060) – 1983 – Doran & Ward Lithographing Co. – Read more here.
(BH-124) – 1998 – Simon & Schuster – Read more here.
(BH-040) – 1926 – Frederick & Mott Read more here.
(BH-057) – 1979 – Old Threshers Assoc. Read more here.
(BH-108) – 1979 – Harmony Press – Read more here.
(BH-018) – 1972 – Iowa State University Press – Read more here.
(L-0075)- January 1926 – Read more here.
(BH-001) – 1846/1957 – State Historical Society of Iowa – Read more here.
(BH-109) – 1992/2003 – Good Books – Read more here.
(BM-010) – 2005 – Author House – Read more here.

(BH-002) – 1855 – Keen and Lee – 2 copies – red cover & blue cover.

(BH-110) – 1980 – AreoPress – Read more here.

(BH-088) – 1941 – State Historical Society of Iowa, (BH-0133) – 1952 – The Story of Iowa – 4 Volume Set – Volume 1 and 2: The Progress of an American State, Volume 3 and 4: Family and Personal History – Lewis Historical Publishing Co. – Read more here.

(BH-087) – 1946 – State Historical Society of Iowa Read more here.

(BH-086) (BH-086a) – 1946 – Christmas Gift w/article from The Morrell Magazine, (BH-086b) -1947 – State Historical Society of Iowa Read more here.

(BH-103) – 1952 – State Historical Society of Iowa, (BH-149) – 1962 – State Historical Society of Iowa – Read more here.

(BH-089) – 1960 – State Historical Society of Iowa Read more here.

(BH-048) – 1863/1964 – State Historical Society of Iowa, (BH-104) – 1979 – Cleo Press – Read more here.

(BH-059) – 1968 – State Historical Society of Iowa – Read more here.

(BH-113) – 2006 – Arcadia Publishing – Read more here.
(BH-054) – 1839/1948 – State Historical Society of Iowa – Read more here.
(BH-056) – 1975 – Iowa Dept of Public Instruction
(BH-027) – 1989 – Harmony House

(BM-014) – 1995 – Helen Ristau – Read more here.

(BS-008) – 2022 – Rozehawk Publishing

(BH-007) – 1900 – A. Flanagan Co.
(BH-019) – 1974 – Iowa State University Press
(BH-0150) – 1987 – Iowa State University Press
(BH-037) – 2018 – University of Iowa Press

(BH-004) – 1893 – State Historical Society of Iowa – Read more here.

(BH-045) – 1902 – The Historical Department of Iowa, (BH-038) – 1907 – State Historical Society of Iowa – Read more here.

(BH-044) – 1934 – State Historical Society of Iowa – Read more here.

(BH-012) – 1939, (BH-015) – 1941 – State Historical Society of Iowa – Read more here.

(BH-128) – 1908 – State Historical Society of Iowa Read more here.

(BM-009) – 2003 – Savas Publishing – Read more here.

(BH-140) – 2022 – By Hand PressClick here to read more.

(BH-137) – 1999, (BH-141) – 2011 – By Hand PressClick here to read more.

(BH-052) – 2006 – By Hand PressClick here to read more.

(BH-120) – 2015 – By Hand PressClick here to read more.

(BH-084) – 2013 – University of Iowa Press – Read more here.

(BH-147) – 1861- Jerome & Duncan – Read more here. (BH-051) – 1870/1970 – State Historical Society of Iowa

(BH-033) – 2003 – Rutledge Hill Press

(BH-014) – 1940 – Dodd, Mead & Co

(BS-001) – 1975 – The University of Iowa – Read more here.
(BH-011) – 1932 – Holst Printing Co
(BH-134) – 1989 – Iowa Dept of Transportation – Read more here.
(BH-017) – 1947 – University of Iowa Press
(BS-002) – 1989 – University of Iowa Athletic Dept – Read more here.
(BH-126) – 1914/2021 -History Bytes – Read more here.

(BH-144) – 1975, (BH-105) – 1980 – Read more here.

(BH-032) – 1996 – Iowa City Lion’s Club – Read more here.

(BH-021) – 1976, Iowa City Lion’s Club – Read more here.

(BH-022) – 1979 – Iowa City Lion’s Club – Read more here.

(BH-023) – 1985, (BH-024) – 1987 – Iowa City Lion’s Club Read more here.

(BH-028) – 1989, (BH-029) – 1990 – Iowa City Lion’s Club Read more here.

(BH-030) – 1992, Iowa City Lion’s Club – Read more here.

(BH-031) -1994 – Iowa City Lion’s Club – Read more here.

(BM-013) -1958 – July 21, 1958-Time Magazine – Read more here.

(BM-001) – 1948 – The Country Life Press Read more here.

(BM-002) – 1952 – pp 191-2 – Maxie’s Recipe for Happiness – Simon & Schuster, (BM-003) – 1952 – Doubleday Read more here.

(BM-004) – 1955 – Henry Holt & Co. Read more here.

(BM-005) – 1958 – G.P. Putnam Read more here.

(BM-006) – 1959 – G.P. Putnam Read more here.

(BM-007) – 1960 – G.P. Putnam, (BM-008) -1962 – Pyramid Books Read more here.

(BM-011) (BM-012) – 2009 – The University of Minnesota Press Read more here.

(BH-099) – 2018 – Johnson County Historical Society

(BH-151) – 1883 – reprint

(BH-114) – 1895 – Republican Publishing Co.

(BH-043) – 1970’s – Old Capitol Coloring Book
(BH-100) – 1983 – Hall of Humor

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