American Gothic House Center presents 'Trains Across Iowa'
ELDON — Eldon boasts a rich history of railroad life. Join in the special presentation by “Iowa’s Super Conductor” Rudolph Daniels at 1 p.m. Nov. 10 at the Eldon Library Hall.
Daniels will describe the past, present and future of the Hawkeye State’s railroads. The program will explore Iowa’s unique position in the construction of the first transcontinental railroad and Iowa’s great contribution to railroad safety. Daniels will highlight the famous steamliners that rode Iowa’s rails.
The presentation is free and open to the public. After the presentation, the Eldon Depot Museum will be open for tours.
This event is held in partnership with the Eldon Depot Museum. Funding for this presentation is provided by Humanities Iowa, a private, nonprofit state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities. A cultural resource for Iowans since 1971, Humanities Iowa offers many cultural and historic programs and grants to Iowa’s communities.
Persons with disabilities who require special assistance to attend this event are asked to call the American Gothic House Center in advance at 641-652-3352.