Johnston Historical Society

Member’s appreciation dinner ☺️
10/26/2018

Member’s appreciation dinner ☺️

Ready for our membership meeting tonight!
10/25/2018

Ready for our membership meeting tonight!

Summer changing into Fall 🍂
10/07/2018

Summer changing into Fall 🍂

Class of 1968
09/30/2018

Class of 1968

The first to arrive!
09/29/2018

The first to arrive!

1968 yearbook memories
09/29/2018

1968 yearbook memories

The Class of 1968 meeting this morning at the Museum
09/29/2018

The Class of 1968 meeting this morning at the Museum

09/23/2018
Johnston Historical Society's cover photo
09/23/2018

Johnston Historical Society's cover photo

09/13/2018
Come and see our Pioneer memorabilia!
09/10/2018

Come and see our Pioneer memorabilia!

Pioneer in Agri-Genetics
09/10/2018

Pioneer in Agri-Genetics

09/10/2018
09/10/2018
Photos from Johnston Historical Society's post
09/10/2018

Photos from Johnston Historical Society's post

Puzzle
09/10/2018

Puzzle

Just in case you were curious, this is the interior of the Simpson Home! Open every second Sunday of the month from 2-5.
09/10/2018

Just in case you were curious, this is the interior of the Simpson Home! Open every second Sunday of the month from 2-5.

Simpson Graduating Class of 1913
08/26/2018

Simpson Graduating Class of 1913

Johnston Historical Society
07/18/2018

Johnston Historical Society

Ladies Gardening
07/18/2018

Ladies Gardening

JHSH 2016
07/18/2018

JHSH 2016

“Anybody want 20 goats?”
07/18/2018

“Anybody want 20 goats?”

Newspaper article when the Simpson House was first planning to be moved.
07/18/2018

Newspaper article when the Simpson House was first planning to be moved.

Rittger’s Family List
07/18/2018

Rittger’s Family List

“Earth Closet” invented by Reverend Henry Moule. The device allowed waste to decompose naturally before disposal.
07/18/2018

“Earth Closet” invented by Reverend Henry Moule. The device allowed waste to decompose naturally before disposal.

Relations of Height to Weight
07/18/2018

Relations of Height to Weight

The Prevention of Insanity
07/18/2018

The Prevention of Insanity

Photos from Johnston Historical Society's post
07/18/2018

Photos from Johnston Historical Society's post

A collection of chapters and paragraphs from the book.
07/18/2018

A collection of chapters and paragraphs from the book.

Summer Days
07/18/2018

Summer Days

07/15/2018
Helen Rittgers, May 1926
07/08/2018

Helen Rittgers, May 1926

Max Rittgers born January 1, 1873
07/08/2018

Max Rittgers born January 1, 1873

Lillie Rittgers born 1869
07/08/2018

Lillie Rittgers born 1869

1967
07/08/2018

1967

S&H stamps were given to customers based on the amount of the purchase. The stamps were pasted into books that could be ...
07/08/2018

S&H stamps were given to customers based on the amount of the purchase. The stamps were pasted into books that could be redeemed for purchases.

Wilson’s Food Market 1950
07/08/2018

Wilson’s Food Market 1950

Registration Holder required by law to be attached to steering post - 1959
07/08/2018

Registration Holder required by law to be attached to steering post - 1959

Newspaper ads 1934
07/08/2018

Newspaper ads 1934

The Beaconite Yearbook 1947
07/08/2018

The Beaconite Yearbook 1947

Johnston High School Class of 1940
07/08/2018

Johnston High School Class of 1940

Early Johnston Business Ventures
07/02/2018

Early Johnston Business Ventures

07/02/2018
Check for Carter’s Grocery, June 19, 1929.
07/02/2018

Check for Carter’s Grocery, June 19, 1929.

07/02/2018

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6161 Northglenn Dr
Johnston, IA
50131

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