WHAT'S SHAKIN' IN IOWA
The Traer Salt & Pepper Shaker Gallery has been feature in countless newspapers, magazines, TV features, blogs and travel websites. Here are some highlights.
2007 Waterloo Courier - Ruth Rasmussen of Traer amassed an impressive collection of salt and pepper shakers. The Traer City Council recently agreed to help purchase the entire set, and the Traer Community Betterment organization plans to turn the collection into a tourist attraction. >Read more
SHAKING THINGS UP
Midwest’s largest collection of salt and pepper shakers with 16,000 sets and growing. Featuring kissers, nodders, huggers, hangers, nesters, miniatures, condiments, naughty shakers and more. >Read more
2012 RoadsideAmerica.com - The farm town of Traer, known until now only for its odd outdoor "winding staircase" in the middle of a downtown sidewalk, has unveiled what it claims is the second largest salt and pepper shaker collection in the world. >Read more