Welcome to Villisca History!
We are happy you are here and curious about the unique history of Villisca, Iowa. We welcome your stories, photographs, questions and suggestions. Because we do not have a building/museum at this time (all in good time!), the best way to reach the Villisca Historical Society is via e.mail at firstname.lastname@example.org. Thank you for visiting! ~Mary Hansen, VHSI President
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Babylonian Chaos God and Sun God (Wikipedia). New Year’s resolutions have been made by people around the world and throughout history. For instance, it’s said that the Babylonians at the beginning of each year promised their gods that they would … Continue reading
Written by Linda Artlip Weinstein for the “Villisca Review” in December 2015. It’s not clear if Edward H. Johnson, a colleague of Thomas Edison, knew what he was starting in 1882 when he dreamed up a new way to decorate … Continue reading