"purchased in Des Moines"

 

The State Capitol of Iowa, with its Golden Dome
Creative Commons Attribution Share AlikeThe State Capitol of Iowa, with its Golden Dome - Credit: Iqkotze

 

Des Moines is the largest and capital city of the US state of Iowa. Originally called Fort Des Moines, it was named in 1851 after the Des Moines River. The current population is roughly 203,000, and the city is an important centre in the insurance business.