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Author Schreier, John
Title Carter Lake : A Slice of Iowa in Nebraska
Imprint San Francisco : Arcadia Publishing Inc., 2017
©2017
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Descript 1 online resource (131 pages)
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Series Brief History
Brief History
Note Intro -- Title Page -- Copyright -- Dedication -- Contents -- Acknowledgements -- Introduction: A Geographical Oddity -- 1. Carter Lake: Founded as an Outlying Portion of Council Bluffs -- 2. Missouri River Changes Course, Borders and History -- 3. Tug of War Ends Up in Supreme Court -- 4. Omaha Businessman's Widow Gives Name to Carter Lake -- 5. Secession from Council Bluffs, Spurning from Omaha -- 6. Led by a Colorful Mayor, Carter Lake Fights On as an Independent City -- 7. Entertainment Straddles State Lines: Amusement Park by Day, Illicit by Night -- 8. Flooding and Hardships in the Early Days of One of Iowa's Youngest Cities -- 9. Lawmakers in Two States Continue to Battle over Carter Lake's Location -- 10. Vibrant City Grows Despite Geography -- Conclusion: Born of Confusion, Carter Lake Survives and Thrives Today -- Notes -- Bibliography -- About the Author
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Schreier, John Carter Lake : A Slice of Iowa in Nebraska San Francisco : Arcadia Publishing Inc.,c2017 9781467118583
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