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Library History

Below is a collection of items about the history and development of the Keosauqua Public Library.
1911 Library Opened in Woman's Building
Article from the 17 AUG 1911 Stateline Democrat, Pg. 1, Col. 5
1930 Keosauqua Republican - Library Board Meets
Newspaper article from March 13, 1930 Keosauqua Republican
1935 Keosauqua Republican History
The Keosauqua Republican August 15, 1935
1938 Keosauqua Republican History
Keosauqua Republican November 17, 1938
1965 Stong's State Fair Controversy
Morning Register (Des Moines) February 7, 1957
1966 Bids Let for New Library
Van Buren Register May 5, 1966
1967 Library History
Ottumwa Courier February 28, 1967
1967 Keosauqua Library Dedication
Open House and Dedication - September 17, 1967
2014 Letter to Editor
Letter to the Editor by Richard Breckenridge, library board member, in the May 1, 2014 issue of the VAN BUREN COUNTY REGISTER