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Fairmount Park Swan Pond...at the turn of the century shows "The Boy With The Leaking Boot," under arrow in center of the photo. Exact date of this photo, from Nonpareil files, is not known.

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Photographs of Council Bluffs taken from Fairmount Park

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Council Bluffs Changing Scene--Back in 1903 Fairmount Park was a popular spot in Council Bluffs, but had no paved roads. And most persons reached it by way of street car. This photo from Park Superintendent John Christensen, shows a public pavilion…

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Council Bluffs Changing Scene--Some 50 years ago, when this photo was taken, this old band stand was a popular part of Fairmount Park. It was located near the south entrance of the park, along the main drive. Thousands of persons attended the…

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Postcard of the cut in Fairmount Park. Caption reads: "The Cut in Fairmount Park from High Bridge, Council Bluffs, IA."

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Postcard of the streetcar entrance to Fairmount Park.

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Photograph of Fairmount Park.

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'Boy With The Leaky Boot' in the pond in Fairmount Park around 1919. Photo courtesy of Vernon O. Jensen of Council Bluffs.

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Swans in the pond in Fairmount Park around 1919.

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Swans in the pond in Fairmount Park around 1919.

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Fairmount Park, Council Bluffs, Iowa, October 16, 1899

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The Fairmount Park Aviary in November, 1901

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The reservoir at Fairmount Park in 1931

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The gardens at Fairmount Park

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The gardens at Fairmount Park in 1957

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The streetcar cut at Fairmount Park

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Fairmount Lodge at Fairmount Park, late 1950's

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The winter playground at Fairmount Park, 1961

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Photograph of an Aviary at Fairmount Park in Council Bluffs, Iowa.

Notes on back of image: "Zoo - Fairmount Park - November 24, 1901
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