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Atwood, Iowa

Atwood is an unincorporated community in Keokuk County, in the U.S. state of Iowa.[1]

History

Atwood contained a post office from 1889 until 1899.[2] The community was named for Daniel Atwood, a railroad official.[3]

References

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Atwood, Iowa
  2. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Atwood Post Office (historical)
  3. ^ Chicago and North Western Railway Company (1908). A History of the Origin of the Place Names Connected with the Chicago & North Western and Chicago, St. Paul, Minneapolis & Omaha Railways. p. 40. 


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