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image by Eugene Ipavec, 10 July 2009
The flag of the City of Anamosa, Iowa, is a vertical triband with ratio 1:2:1 blue-white-blue, with city seal on a white stripe. It can be seen on a photo on a city website: www.anamosa-iowa.org.
About the city:
"Anamosa is a city in Jones County, Iowa. The population was 5,494 at the 2000 census. It is the county seat of Jones County." - from Wikipedia: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anamosa,_Iowa.
Valentin Poposki, 5 July 2009
See www.uwosh.edu/filmandhistory/documentary/americanhistory2/small-town.php regarding a Cold War era film "Small Town, USA (U.S. Information Service/Pathescope Company of America/Eurovision, 1957). 30 min. This documentary, intended for
foreign audiences during the Cold War and housed at the Iowa State University archives, presents a pastoral view of a small town in the heartland of America--Anamosa, Iowa--dependent on agriculture for its existence." Based on this prior use, it would seem to me to have been a very logical choice for a town slogan.
Ned Smith, 9 July 2009