Blacksmith Chains Horseshoes of Jesse Hoover Blacksmith in West Branch, Iowa - Encircle Photos

4 Blacksmith Chains Horseshoes of Jesse Hoover Blacksmith in West Branch, Iowa

At the Herbert Hoover National Historic Site in West Branch, Iowa, is a reconstructed blacksmith shop of the 31st U.S. President’s father, Jesse Hoover. It resembles those years from 1871 to 1878 when similar chains, horseshoes and implements were used to shoe horses and fix wagons. Frequent demonstrations are provided by volunteer blacksmiths so you can watch the hard labor and flying sparks of this historic trade.

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210 Parkside Dr, West Branch, IA 52358

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