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Full Program: For years Iowans had provided an escape route for African Americans fleeing slavery. When war broke out, 10,000 Iowa sons volunteered to fight to preserve the Union. 28:38
Full Program: The Icarians, the Community of True Inspiration and the Old Order Amish came to Iowa in the 1800s because it offered them isolation. But as the state developed, all but one of the communities were... 29:45
Full Program: The program presents the development of Iowa's early educational system. 26:55
Jessie Field Shambaugh was an inspiration to the children she taught, and an innovator who wanted learning to expand outside of the classroom. Some people claim she was the 'mother' of 4H, and her... 06:55
Full Program: Each advancement in farming technology brought increased yields to Iowa farmers, but it has always been farmers' love and respect for the land that make them Iowa's unsung heroes. 28:12