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Real Photo Postcard: The Waterloo Opera House, Waterloo, Iowa.

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Real Photo Postcard: The Waterloo Opera House, Waterloo, Iowa. No. 33.

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511-513 Lafayette, Waterloo, Iowa

YMCA

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Card shows exterior of YMCA on Bridge Street, the Boat Club, and the Social Rooms.

Stereoview: City Hotel / Commercial House / Swift's Hotel / Logan House

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Logan House Antecedents

In June 1866, Mr. Peter West and Mrs. Elizabeth Hubbard (his mother-in-law) built a new brick hotel on the corner of Bridge…