Galbraith, Iowa

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Galbraith, Iowa
Galbraith is located in Iowa
Galbraith
Galbraith
Galbraith is located in the United States
Galbraith
Galbraith
Coordinates: Coordinates: 42°58′50″N 94°09′33″W / 42.98056°N 94.15917°W / 42.98056; -94.15917
CountryUnited States
StateIowa
CountyKossuth
TownshipSherman
Elevation
1,158 ft (353 m)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
Area code(s)515
GNIS feature ID464552

Galbraith is an unincorporated community in Kossuth County, in the U.S. state of Iowa.[1]

History[edit]

A post office was established at Galbraith in 1902, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1913.[2] The community was named for an Iowa senator named Galbraith.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Galbraith, Iowa
  2. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Galbraith Post Office (historical)
  3. ^ Chicago and North Western Railway Company (1908). A History of the Origin of the Place Names Connected with the Chicago & North Western and Chicago, St. Paul, Minneapolis & Omaha Railways. p. 74.