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Nodaway, Iowa: Nodaway Town Sign

Tiny, sleepy town nestled in farmland features this sign as its point-of-interest.

Address:
Nodaway, IA
Directions:
6 mi. east of US Hwy 71 and Villisca, via 260 St. 2nd St and 8th Ave.
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Nodaway town sign.

Nodaway Town Sign

Cute town with a cute name! It is pretty easy to pull over and park to take a photo.

[Bianca Giron, 11/05/2019]

Embodiment of a rural "sleepy town." The name might come from "nodawa," how the Dakota Sioux referred to the area, and translates to "crossed without a canoe." Lewis and Clark passed through, and so did a railroad line from Chicago.


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