Hear the 175 year old story of this modest neighborhood with a rich history! Lucas Farms Neighborhood sits on the original farmland of Iowa’s first Territorial Governor, Robert Lucas. Judy Nyren, Lucas Farms resident and Moffitt homeowner for 42 years, discusses the two existing governor’s homes, homes of prominent and influential Iowa Citians, Moffitt Homes and more!

This program is part of ICPL’s Weber Days, a series of Local History programs and events honoring the memory and work of Iowa City Historian Irving B. Weber.

Recorded on May 23, 2018 at the Iowa City Public Library.