Colo Cabin Camp, Colo, Iowa

This image shows a typical rural motel design from the mid-20th century in Iowa. These cabins are no longer separate or semidetached, but are subdivisions of a single long building.

“Plastichrome” by Colourpicture Publishers, Inc., Boston 15, Mass., U.S.A.

The description states:


Modern Cabins

Colo, Iowa

At the junction of U.S. Highways 65 and 30. A Standard Service Station with 24 hour service and a good place to eat, where friends meet.

— All that remains of the location noted for this establishment is a cemetery next to the highway.

The vehicle partially hidden behind the sign indicates this card likely dates from the 1950s.

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