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Streetcar historian, Earl Short, presents the History of the Des Moines Streetcars. See Event Listings for dates and times. 

Some events are available only to members of the Des Moines Historical Society. Joining is easy and inexpensive. Just click here to join. It takes seconds to do and will help support efforts to preserve the stories and artifacts of Des Moines history.

Des Moines Historical Society Toured Dave and Kathy Hellstern's Home on Hickman Ave.

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