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A Place in Time: Historical Highlights of the Iowa State Fair, Its Beginnings

The first Iowa State Fair was held in Fairfield, in southeast Iowa, October 25 to 27, 1854.

Source: Iowa State Fair

http://www.iowastatefair.org/about-us/history/its-beginnings/



 


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