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Around Town and Nearby:
Little Brown Church in the Vale
The nineteenth century hymn by William Pitts, "Church in the Wildwood," immortalized this landmark, located near Nashua, 10 miles southeast of Charles City.
Fossil & Prairie Park and Center
Travel back in time more than 350 million years and discover the geological wonders of the Devonian Period. Located near Rockford, about 15 miles west of Charles City.
Carrie Chapman Catt Girlhood Home and Museum
Catt, who grew up near Charles City, led the final drive for universal woman suffrage in the United States and founded the League of Women Voters in 1920. Her 1866 girlhood farm home is listed in the National Register of Historic Places.
Charles City Tornado on Facebook
This Facebook site features photographs and personal accounts of the May 15, 1968, tornado and its aftermath. Lost landmarks and businesses are also noted by contributors.
Information about current and upcoming events in Charles City, America's Hometown. Includes links to other community attractions, organizations, and businesses.
Floyd County, Iowa, GenWeb Project
Along with genealogical and other local-interest research, the Floyd County page of the Iowa GenWeb Project includes information about other nearby historical organizations.
Marble Rock Museum
Located in Marble Rock, in southwestern Floyd County, the Museum offers a wide range of artifacts and records pertaining to the community and surrounding Scott Township. The web site includes information about hours of service, the museum's holdings, and a monthly community journal.
Iowa Travel Information:
Silos and Smokestacks
America's Agricultural Heritage Partnership: A gateway to other Northeast Iowa historic sites of interest. Sponsored in part by a grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
Official Web site of the Iowa Division of Tourism. Visitor information about the Hawkeye State, with links to other cities and towns, dining and lodging information, and special travel destinations.
Central Iowa Tourism
Presented by Central Iowa Tourism Region, featuring links to area destinations and travel services.
Associations and Resources:
American Alliance of Museums
American Association for State and Local History
Antique Tractors Forum
Main Street, 1907
Charles City, Iowa
Floyd County Historical Society
The information throughout this Web site is provided as a public service. The author of this Web site assumes no responsibility for any missing or incorrect information.
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