Reinbeck Public Library
Carnegie Grant Information
Town & County
Twelfth Census of the United States — 1900. p. 450.
Thirteenth Census of the United States — 1910. 1,205 population.
Reinbeck is a town in Grundy County, which was established on January 15, 1851. Grundy County is named for Senator Felix H. Grundy (1777-1840) who served as a politician in Kentucky and Tennessee. The county seat is at Grundy Center. Grundy County received two Carnegie grants for the towns of Reinbeck and Grundy Center.
(Source: Pratt, LeRoy G. “The Counties and Courthouses of Iowa.” Mason City, Ia; Klipto Printing & Office Supply Company, 1977, p. 134.)