Prisoners of War in Iowa

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Prisoners of War in Iowa

Iowa author Linda McCann will be at the Carlisle Public Library, Carlisle IA, on Sept 26, Thursday, at 6:30 pm discussing her new book, “Prisoners of War in Iowa.” Linda will discuss the approximately 25,000 foreign POWs that were housed in Iowa camps during WWII. It is sure to be a fascinating discussion.

From an article, ‘Library’, by Stacy Goodhue

Ancestry Library Edition

IGS has received a donation to add Ancestry Library Edition for patron use. It is now available on the patron computers.

Ancestry Library Edition iconAncestry Library Edition, the largest online family history resource available, provides unprecedented access to family history via documents that record the lineage of individuals from the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Europe, Australia, and more. It brings the world’s most popular consumer online family history resource to the IGS Library.