Links to other Boone Iowa Sites or Iowa related items
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War Stories & Memories by Robert H Lamb - Bob Lamb BHS 1942 has written a book about his WWII experiences. He also lists all the men from Boone Iowa that he met while he was in the Army Air Corp. His book is copywrited but he gave me permission to scan and include it on this website. (April 13, 2018) Jerry Manriquez
Memories of Boone Iowa by Robert H Lamb - BHS 1942 - Subjects are B-Y- Ettes, Swim Team, Memorial Day(s) & The American Legion and Bryant School,
The History of Boone County (1880, 1902, 1914)
Boone County, Iowa Timeline - Important Dates in Boone County, Iowa History. Compiled by Charles Irwin and Larry Adams
The Boone News Republican
Hometown Horror - A creative blog written by Willie Mondt (BHS 1953)
Official Boone Iowa Web Site
Boone High School (official web site)
Boone High School Facilities Remodel and Upgrade - January 2013
Boone High - Reunion Dates & Alumni Search - Created by Carolyn (Morris) Appenzeller (BHS 1960)
Boone High Class of 1960
1960 - "The Last Best Summer" - You Tube video of Montebello CA High School 1959-1960 Part I
Boone High / Sacred Heart Class of 1965
Boone High Class of 1966
Boone High / Sacred Heart Class of 1967 - Web site created by Tom Peterson (BHS 1967)
Boone High Baseball - Articles about Coach Bill Sapp, from Tom Peterson (BHS 1967)
The Iowa Softball Association Hall of Fame - Web Site by Tom Peterson (BHS 1967)
Pilot Mound High School - (Was deleted from Web) A web site created by Barbara (Rodgers) Mondt (PMHS 1958)
Sacred Heart - Official Web Site
Mamie Doud Eisenhower Museum
Boone & Scenic Valley Railroad
Boone County Historical Society
Boone, Iowa: Trains, Trails and Treasures 2012 Video
Boone Genealogical Society
1954 - 1955 C&NW & FDD&S RAILROAD SENIORITY LIST - This book belonged to my Father, Manuel Manriquez who was hired by the C&NW Railroad on August 6, 1929. Boone was a Railroad town and this is a good reference book to see when your Boone relatives who worked during these years, were hired by these Railroads.
Highway 30 - It is a video taken along old highway 30, before construction of bypasses around most of the towns, from Colo to Ogden and shows scenes in the various towns, including Boone
Ledges State Park - Park near Boone is one of the most popular parks in the state. Now you can get an amazing aerial view of the park’s scenery thanks to Gopher Aerials.
Ice Skating Rink - at McHose Park, Channel 13's
NIC O LET PARK - Video of search for Nic-O-Let Park (south of Boone) a 1920's era park near Boone Iowa. Several parks dotted the Iowa landscape. Part of this one, is still here. (Pictured with Ed Mondt (Class of '58) is Larry Adams, (Class of '65) son of the late Floyd Adams, Fareway Manager).
Grade Schools - Lincoln & Garfield
Quinn Wire and Iron Works Video - Boone
Boone County Bands - A web site listing various bands who entertained in Boone County at various times through the 60's and 70's.
Juke Box Music from the 50's on
1987 Puffer Billy Day Parade
How to Shuck and cook sweet corn - Using a Microwave
Cooler Corn - (Method for cooking loads of corn on the cob perfectly)
This was a heavy cruiser commissioned in 1948 and de-commissioned in 1961. Jerry Manriquez served on this ship from 1958-1960 and created a website for the ship and became it's webmaster.