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1974 Butter Cow Story with Duffy Lyon

(Aug 12, 2010)
1974 Butter Cow Story with Duffy Lyon
Duffy Lyon (Mrs. Norma) is shown creating the 1974 State Fair butter cow in this vintage video from the Iowa Public Television library. Del Monaco of KIOA is the interviewer. 04:17 Read More »

1974 IPBN (IPTV) Behind the Scenes at the Iowa State Fair

(Aug 11, 2010)
1974 IPBN (IPTV) Behind the Scenes at the Iowa State Fair
In this 1974 vintage clip, Skip Nelson interviews producer Sara Frasher about how Iowa Public Television [then IPBN] produces Iowa State Fair coverage. The mobile television unit rolls down the grand concourse as Skip and Sara ride ahead on a... 03:52 Read More »

1971 Fair Queen Interview

(Aug 6, 2010)
1971 Fair Queen Interview
Carleen Johnson of Elsworth, the Hamilton County Queen who was crowned 1971 Iowa State Fair Queen is interviewed, with her chaperone Jolene, and Bill Riley standing nearby. Walt Reno, then of KRNT radio and television, Des Moines, is the interviewer. 01:32 Read More »

Fair 2009: 100th Anniversary of Grandstand

(Aug 18, 2009)
Fair 2009: 100th Anniversary of Grandstand
Iowans prize their heritage. We're proud to help celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Iowa State Fair Grandstand – and all the events it has witnessed. 05:06 Read More »

Fair 2008: Iowan of the Day

(Aug 22, 2008)
Fair 2008: Iowan of the Day
For 10 days of the Fair, an Iowan of the Day is named. We meet some of the people who have been recognized for volunteer service to their local community and learn how this Fair honor got started. 05:00 Read More »

Fair 2008: Side Roads - Our State Fair on the Silver Screen

(Aug 17, 2008)
Fair 2008: Side Roads - Our State Fair on the Silver Screen
Paul Berge takes a Side Road where the Grand Concourse and Hollywood Boulevard meet and learns how a book put "our state fair" on the silver screen. 03:00 Read More »

Fair 2008: Side Roads - State Fair Volunteers

(Aug 15, 2008)
Fair 2008: Side Roads - State Fair Volunteers
Paul Berge is travelling down another Side Road at the Fair. He finds some of the folks who help keep the Fair going every year, the unsung Fair volunteers. 03:00 Read More »

Fair 2007: Side Roads - Fairly Historical

(Aug 16, 2007)
Fair 2007: Side Roads - Fairly Historical
On tonight’s Side Road, Paul Berge travels into the past. He takes us on a tour of some historical Fair highlights, from the sublime to the ridiculous. 03:00 Read More »

Fair 2007: Wind Power

(Aug 15, 2007)
Fair 2007: Wind Power
In the Fair’s early days, in the 19th century, windmills pumped water. Peter Hamlin shows us a windmill that pumps power for the Fair in the 21st century. 04:00 Read More »
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