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Granger in Dallas County, Iowa — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Granger Subsistence Homestead Project

 
 
Granger Subsistence Homestead Project Marker image. Click for full size.
By Benjamin M. Snyder, May 31, 2015
1. Granger Subsistence Homestead Project Marker
Inscription. Dedicated to the original homestead families and their descendants. Brought to fruition through the efforts of the U.S. Government, the Franklin Roosevelt, MGSR. Luigi Ligutti and the Grace of God. In commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the Granger subsistence homestead project.

1935-1985

Time capsule buried here
to be opened 2035

 
Erected 1985.
 
Location. 41° 45.85′ N, 93° 50.35′ W. Marker is in Granger, Iowa, in Dallas County. Marker is at the intersection of Estates Way and Homestead Drive, in the median on Estates Way. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Granger IA 50109, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 1 other marker is within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Historic Des Moines / Noted Des Moines Residents (approx. 13.4 miles away).
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
Granger Subsistence Homestead Project Marker image. Click for full size.
By Benjamin M. Snyder, May 31, 2015
2. Granger Subsistence Homestead Project Marker
Granger Subsistence Homestead Project Marker image. Click for full size.
By Benjamin M. Snyder, May 31, 2015
3. Granger Subsistence Homestead Project Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 1, 2015, by Benjamin M. Snyder of Ankeny, Iowa. This page has been viewed 249 times since then and 47 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on June 1, 2015, by Benjamin M. Snyder of Ankeny, Iowa. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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