- By closely observing the map and Buxton’s surroundings, why do you think the community of Buxton was built in that particular location?
- What geographic features, both natural and constructed, are near Buxton? How would that have affected the transportation of goods and people into and out of Buxton?
"Standard Atlas of Monroe County Iowa," Geo. A. Ogle & Co., 1919. Courtesy of University of Iowa Libraries and Archives