Allamakee co. IAGenWeb Project
updated 04/20/08



Photos of Postville
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The third settlement in Allamakee County was made by Mr. and Mrs. Joel Post who established a halfway house on the military road between Fort Crawford and Ft. Atkinson in 1841.  The first post office in Allamakee County was established in Postville in January of 1849.

 


Spooning in Postville - postmarked 1908 (contributed by Errin Wilker)



Birds-Eye view of Postville from the water tank
Birds-Eye view of Postville from the water tank
undated photo
-contributed by Errin Wilker

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Main St. North Postville, Iowa ca 1917
Main St. North Postville, Iowa
photo postcard, postmarked 1917
-contributed by Errin Wilker

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Postville train depot, 1956 Postville train depot, 1956
Views of the Postville train depot, 1956
-contributed by Errin Wilker

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The boyhood home of John R. Mott became the Postville hospital.
Below are 3 photo postcards of the Mott home/Postville hospital.

Postville hospital
Appointment postcard postmarked 1913, Postville hospital. 
The postcard was sent by the hospital to announce that W.J. Neuzil, M.D., had been appointed on the staff as consulting eye, ear, nose and throat specialist
-contributed by Erin Wilker
Postville hospital, undated
Postville hospital, undated
-contributed by Gloria Payne

Side view of the Postville hospital, postcard postmark 1910
Side view of the hospital, postcard postmark 1910
-contributed by Erin Wilker

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Postville street scene, undated, ca late 1890's or early 1900's
Postville street scene, undated, ca late 1890's or early 1900's
-contributed by Errin Wilker


West side of Main St. Postville, undated
West side of Main St., Postville, undated, ca late 1890's or early 1900's
source: 1996 Waukon State Bank Calendar
-contributed by Errin Wilker



Postville, undated
Postville, undated
-contributed by Diana Diedrich



Luhman & Sanders building, undated
Luhman & Sanders building, undated
-contributed by Gloria Payne



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