Part of a panoramic business street in Gilbert, Iowa, a small town a few miles north of Ames. Loughran Machine Co.'s main store was on Main Street in Ames. The picture was taken sometime between 1915 and 1920. The harness shop at the far right may be the building used as a general store in Zenorsville, Iowa. At far fight in 40.202B.2 can be seen part of the Munn Lumber Co.'s Gilbert complex.