has quite a few of the Iowa City papers
online. I found the obits, transcribed and posted them here:
From: Tom Cooper [mailto:email@example.com]
Sent: Wednesday, December 08, 2004 10:51 AM
Subject: Obit. Look Up Request SMITH-Iowa City
Would anyone have access to look up 2 obits. of my G,G,G, Grandparents
Charles Smith born February 22 1831 in Indiana died May 9 1911 in Iowa City
buried May 11 In the Oakland Cemetery and his wife Ruth Cross Smith born
December 22 1828 in Ohio and died November 5 1909 in Iowa City burial
November 7 1909 in the Oakland Cemetery at Iowa City. Any help would be
appreciated!!! The Iowa Historical Library in Des Moines doesn't have Iowa
City newspapers for these years in their archives.
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