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List Of People From Des Moines, Iowa - Bands
... Faculty Lounge, a band made up of former and current Des Moines-area educators, coaches, and/or administrators, is based in Des Moines ... called the "Best College Band You've Never Heard Of" is based in Des Moines ... No Signal, rock, metal, and thrash metal band including six teenagers from South Des Moines Iowa who have played in shows like Vans Warped Tour and the 80/35 ...
Fort Des Moines
... Fort Des Moines can refer to Fort Des Moines No ... Army post that grew into Montrose, Iowa Fort Des Moines No ... Army post that grew into Des Moines, Iowa Fort Des Moines Provisional Army Officer Training School (1901-present), a U.S ...
Liberty Building (Des Moines, Iowa)
... Building General information Architectural style Chicago School Town or city Des Moines, Iowa Country United States Completed 1923 The Liberty Building is a 12 story high-rise located in Des ... of 6th Avenue and Grand Avenue in the heart of downtown Des Moines ... The building is connected to the Des Moines Skywalk system ...
Civic Center Of Greater Des Moines - History
... The loss of the 45 year-old theater left downtown Des Moines without a major cultural venue ... After the narrow defeat, Des Moines business leaders decided to form a privately-held, not-for-profit corporation to build and run a performing arts facility ... house on June 10, 1979, the first public performance was by the Des Moines Ballet on June 14 ...
St. Ambrose Cathedral (Des Moines, Iowa) - History
... The first Mass in what would become the city of Des Moines was celebrated in a log hut in 1851 at Fort Des Moines by Father Alexander Hattenberger, a priest from Ottumwa, Iowa ... At the time, Des Moines was part of the Diocese of Dubuque, which covered the entire state of Iowa ... Other priests visited the Des Moines area from time to time, including the Revs ...

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    When I was growing up I used to think that the best thing about coming from Des Moines was that it meant you didn’t come from anywhere else in Iowa. By Iowa standards, Des Moines is a mecca of cosmopolitanism, a dynamic hub of wealth and education, where people wear three-piece suits and dark socks, often simultaneously.
    Bill Bryson (b. 1951)