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A Place in Time: Historical Highlights of the Iowa State Fair, Early Years

The 1855 State Fair was held at Fairfield on a 10-acre tract. From 1856 to 1878 the Fair travelled to Muscatine, Oskaloosa, Iowa City, Dubuque, Burlington, Clinton, Keokuk, and Cedar Rapids.

Source: Iowa State Fair

http://www.iowastatefair.org/about-us/history/early-years/



 


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