Andreas Illustrated Atlas


1875 Andreas' Illustrated Historical Atlas

1875 Bird' seye View of Ames - click to enlarge
Iowa State College is visible at upper left

1875 plat map of the city of Ames, Iowa
Note that Lincoln Way was called Boone Street; Main Street was Onondaga Street.


This mill was located on the Skunk River just north of town
and was most often called Hannum Mill.


Principal buildings of the institution which would become Iowa State University


Home of W. O. Boyd

Swan Home - click to enlarge

J. H. Swan Home

Miller Home - click to enlarge

Russel J. Miller Home

Marshall Home - click to enlarge

Robert Marshall Home

Grove Home - click to enlarge

J. B. Grove Home

Jacob Erb stock farm - click to enlarge

Jacob Erb Stock Farm


Andreas, A. T. (Alfred Theodore), 1839-1900.  A. T. Andreas illustrated historical atlas of the State of Iowa.  Chicago : Andreas Atlas Co. [1875] vii, 590 p. : ill., maps, ports. ; 46 cm.

Edition for the 9th Congressional District contains the following Ames views: the well-known birds eye view of Ames, plat map, Franklin (Hannum) Mill, views of Iowa State Agricultural College, residences of W.O. Boyd, J.H. Swan, Russel Miller, Robert Marshall, J.B. Grove and stock farm of Jacob Erb.

Facsimile edition: Iowa City : State Historical Society, 1970. xvi, 580 p. : ill., maps, ports. ; 32cm.