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Iowa State Fair Videos Tagged "history"

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Fair Flashback: Spectacles | Iowa State Fair 2014

(Aug 11, 2014)
Fair Flashback: Spectacles | Iowa State Fair 2014
Covering the Iowa State Fair for over four decades has allowed our cameras to capture some pretty incredible stuff. IPTV’s Dean Borg scoured the archives to find some gems. 02:36 Read More »

Wartime Fair History | Iowa State Fair 2013

(Aug 16, 2013)
Wartime Fair History | Iowa State Fair 2013
Learn some interesting historical facts about the Iowa State Fair during wartime. 05:26 Read More »

Photos of the Iowa State Fair 2013

(Aug 15, 2013)
Photos of the Iowa State Fair 2013
Take a look at some photos that capture the memories and traditions of the fair. 03:47 Read More »

Head-On Joe - Iowa State Fair 2011

(Aug 22, 2011)
Head-On Joe - Iowa State Fair 2011
Discover the backstory of one of the fair's most memorable events. 04:21 Read More »

Thomas McCargar: Where Are They Now? - Iowa State Fair 2011

(Aug 19, 2011)
Thomas McCargar: Where Are They Now? - Iowa State Fair 2011
Bill Riley Jr. catches up with favorite Talent Search contestants of the past. 01:22 Read More »

Zach Villa: Where Are They Now? - Iowa State Fair 2011

(Aug 18, 2011)
Zach Villa: Where Are They Now? - Iowa State Fair 2011
Bill Riley Jr. catches up with favorite Talent Search contestants of the past. 01:16 Read More »

Simon Estes: Where Are They Now? - Iowa State Fair 2011

(Aug 17, 2011)
Simon Estes: Where Are They Now? - Iowa State Fair 2011
Bill Riley Jr. catches up with favorite Talent Search contestants of the past. 00:59 Read More »

The Surber Sisters: Where Are They Now? - Iowa State Fair 2011

(Aug 16, 2011)
The Surber Sisters: Where Are They Now? - Iowa State Fair 2011
Bill Riley Jr. catches up with favorite Talent Search contestants of the past. 01:13 Read More »

The Butter Cow's 100th Anniversary - Iowa State Fair 2011

(Aug 16, 2011)
The Butter Cow's 100th Anniversary - Iowa State Fair 2011
This year celebrates the Butter Cow's 100th anniversary at the Iowa State Fair. 05:08 Read More »

Way We Live Award: Heritage Farm Families - Iowa State Fair 2010

(Aug 23, 2010)
Way We Live Award: Heritage Farm Families - Iowa State Fair 2010
Meet a family from Mahaska County, one of 6 families noted by the Fair this year in "The Way We Live Awards." 04:00 Read More »

1974 Iowa State Fair Talent Search

(Aug 21, 2010)
1974 Iowa State Fair Talent Search
This vintage Iowa Public Television clip shows acrobatics, ballet, and a baton thrower using flaming batons! 01:10 Read More »

1972 Fair Queen Interview

(Aug 21, 2010)
1972 Fair Queen Interview
Dianne Sue Anderson, from Mills County, is interviewed by Bill Riley immediately after being crowned for her reign as 1972 Iowa State Fair Queen. This short excerpt is all that remains in the Iowa Public Television archives. 00:15 Read More »

Old Time Radio Demonstration - Iowa State Fair 2010

(Aug 20, 2010)
Old Time Radio Demonstration - Iowa State Fair 2010
"The Shadow knows..." is a phrase that will chill Iowans of a certain vintage. Mike Newell reports on a revival of old time radio theater. 03:00 Read More »

Paul Berge Digs Fair History - Iowa State Fair 2010

(Aug 18, 2010)
Paul Berge Digs Fair History - Iowa State Fair 2010
Paul Berge goes to great depths to share some Iowa State Fair history. 03:00 Read More »

1980 Iowa State Fair Musical Montage

(Aug 13, 2010)
1980 Iowa State Fair Musical Montage
In 1980, the Iowa State Fair coverage at Iowa Public Television started with a musical montage that included highlights from 1979 and previous fairs. Here's a look. 01:36 Read More »
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