Art in Charles City Iowa

Touring - James Millikin Homestead!

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James and Anna Millikin built a beautiful Italianate mansion. We toured the lovely James Millikin Homestead in Decatur, Illinois. Douglas Warren guided the tour for my friend Annie Jansen and I this past week. He was a fascinating guide, with a great story about a marvelous house! James Millikin “James Millikin was born in 1827,” […]

The Mooney Collection, an art offering at the Charles City, Iowa Public Library

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It is quite amazing to find a world class art collection on display at a public library, but that is just what the Charles City Public Library in Charles City, Iowa has to offer.  They have a gallery that the public can come and enjoy. The exhibit includes 77 old master prints from the collection […]