Explore Iowa history and Iowa stories with one of our state’s most prolific researchers and writers. Linda has traveled and spoken to hundreds of individuals and groups about the history and narrative of Iowa… what is still here to photograph and research, as well as what has been lost to time.
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Mason City Public Library
Welcome to the Mason City Public Library. The library is your one stop source for all of your informational needs. We have a large selection of books, magazines, newspapers, and electronic resources available to be checked out by our library card holders. Here you will also find electronic resources, news, announcements, and a calendar of upcoming library events!