Carter Lake: A River Runs Through It
Originally by Spencer Chaplin
8th Grade - Wilson Jr. High School
National History Day Finalist - Iowa!
We plan to continue adding information to this history over time.
- History of Carter Lake, Iowa
- My hometown was born of conflict, founded in compromise. Carter Lake, Iowa, stands unique among Iowa cities - in Nebraska but not; in Iowa but not. This is a history of that city.
Graphic showing history of the bend in the river. Origin Unknown. Provided by Mayor Russ Kramer