- Interior of the Colby Motor Company
- J.W. Witmer & Company Insurance
- Sheaffer Pen Company
- Washing machine assembly line
- Union members picketing
- Punched pearl button shells
- Elevators at Quaker Oats plant
- Hybrid seed plant
- War Changes Maytag Products
- The Iowa Bystander Publisher Fights for Success
- The Depression Years
- Iowa's Meatpacking Industry
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The Depression Years
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It was depression years. Everyone was poor. I had lived in an area that was economically and culturally deprived area in the city of Des Moines on the southeast side. But it didn’t make much difference where you lived, blacks were pretty much prescribed to live in pockets. In Chesterville where I was, there was of course blacks and whites, but we were all poor.
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