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Underground Railroad Depots
Other Links

Lindsey Coppock Mill

(story of escaped slaves)

Interesting Newly Donated Items
Movie LQM


All Aboard The Salem Area Underground Railroad

Pictures taken 2005 & 2006

© Copyright protected 2005-2016

by Lewelling Quaker Museum Board

Jean Leeper webmaster

Please do not use without permission!

New pages/info added

November 2011 - March 2012

Updating done to Lewelling House Pictures, Beehive and Gibson House pages May 2014

Background - Kitchen trapdoor


If anyone is still using

"Lewelling Quaker Shrine"

please change to:

Lewelling Quaker Museum, Inc.


Open Sundays May - September

1 p. m - 4 p. m.

$2.00 Adults

$1.00 Children

Weekdays by Appointment

We now have our own phone number

(319) 258-2000

and our own e-mail

Mailing address: Box 245, Salem, Iowa, 52649

Street address: 401 South Main Street, Salem, Iowa

Listed on the National Register of Historic Places
Applying for Landmark status.


We are partnering with @PBS and @American Experience to populate the Abolitionist Map of America. Check out our pins on the map!


New counter on September 13, 2011






before 19301930 house

Garretson Home 1898-1958

First picture before 1930 and second taken ca 1930, as front porch is different!