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Stories Tagged "history"

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Kathryn Koob: 1979 Iran Hostage Interview (Part 5) (#308)

posted on October 30, 2009 at 2:28 PM

Kathryn Koob: 1979 Iran Hostage Interview (Part 5) (#308)
Koob talks about how Iranians views about American have changed over the past 30 years, and how Americans see Iran. 07:43 Read More »

Kathryn Koob: 1979 Iran Hostage Interview (Part 4) (#308)

posted on October 30, 2009 at 2:28 PM

Kathryn Koob: 1979 Iran Hostage Interview (Part 4) (#308)
Koob talks about her abductors, who she now believes are in power in Iran. 12:28 Read More »

Kathryn Koob: 1979 Iran Hostage Interview (Part 3) (#308)

posted on October 30, 2009 at 2:27 PM

Kathryn Koob: 1979 Iran Hostage Interview (Part 3) (#308)
Kathryn Koob talks about being used in Iranian propaganda while she was held as a hostage in 1979. 06:19 Read More »

Kathryn Koob: 1979 Iran Hostage Interview (Part 2) (#308)

posted on October 30, 2009 at 2:26 PM

Kathryn Koob: 1979 Iran Hostage Interview (Part 2) (#308)
Kathryn Koob talks about her worst day as a hostage of Iran in 1979. 10:42 Read More »

Kathryn Koob: 1979 Iran Hostage Interview (Part 1) (#308)

posted on October 30, 2009 at 2:26 PM

Kathryn Koob: 1979 Iran Hostage Interview (Part 1) (#308)
Koob talks about her final weekend of freedom and what she was working on prior to becoming a hostage of Iran in 1979. 11:58 Read More »

Glen McDole - Tribute to a WWII Veteran (#301)

posted on September 8, 2009 at 7:20 PM

Glen McDole - Tribute to a WWII Veteran  (#301)
Glen McDole, was a veteran of World War II who was held hostage by the Japanese, and lived to tell his story in a book and on Iowa Public Television. He died on September 3, 2009, and this is a brief tribute to him. 00:38 Read More »

Discussion: Civil Rights and Change in the Iowa Constitution (#224)

posted on April 23, 2009 at 7:16 PM

Discussion: Civil Rights and Change in the Iowa Constitution (#224)
The Iowa Constitution and the early history of civil rights legislation in Iowa are explored, in light of the current Iowa Supreme Court ruling on same-sex marriage. 16:47 Read More »

Web Exclusive: Iowa Constitutional History and Same Sex Marriage (#224)

posted on April 23, 2009 at 7:15 PM

Web Exclusive: Iowa Constitutional History and Same Sex Marriage (#224)
This is a continuation of the discussion about the Iowa Constitution and the early history of civil rights legislation in Iowa are explored, in light of the current Iowa Supreme Court ruling on same-sex marriage. 13:55 Read More »

Early Decisions in the Constitution of Iowa (#224)

posted on April 23, 2009 at 7:05 PM

Early Decisions in the Constitution of Iowa (#224)
The Iowa Constitution and the early history of civil rights legislation in Iowa are explored, in light of the current Iowa Supreme Court ruling on same-sex marriage. 03:17 Read More »

Constitution of Iowa - History of Civil Rights in Iowa (#224)

posted on April 23, 2009 at 12:22 PM

Constitution of Iowa - History of Civil Rights in Iowa (#224)
Full Program: The Iowa Constitution and the early history of civil rights legislation in Iowa are explored, in light of the current Iowa Supreme Court ruling on same-sex marriage. 27:46 Read More »

Iowa Supreme Court: A History of Civil Rights in Iowa (#224)

posted on April 20, 2009 at 11:43 AM

Iowa Supreme Court: A History of Civil Rights in Iowa  (#224)
Full Program: A look at Iowa's history of Supreme Court rulings - dealing with rights for minorities and women. 28:10 Read More »

Out and About: Spirit Lake, Iowa (#211)

posted on January 9, 2009 at 10:54 AM

Out and About: Spirit Lake, Iowa (#211)
Dan Kaercher travels to Iowa's Great Lakes and explores Spirit Lake where he and his wife's family have been going for decades. 04:54 Read More »

Jessie Field Shambaugh and the Roots of 4H (#1216)

posted on January 7, 2009 at 6:13 PM

Jessie Field Shambaugh and the Roots of 4H  (#1216)
Jessie Field Shambaugh was an educator and innovator in the early 1900s in Iowa. She is said to have been the 'mother' of 4H. Iowa Public Television gathers first-hand stories from people who knew her, including her daughter and a 107-year-old... 06:55 Read More »

TV Producer Dayton Duncan - Historian from Iowa (#1617)

posted on December 19, 2008 at 5:46 PM

TV Producer Dayton Duncan - Historian from Iowa  (#1617)
In 2006, Dayton Duncan, historian, documentarian, and politico, visited the Iowa Public Television studios. In this clip, he speaks with Morgan Halgren about his love of history, Lewis & Clark, and National Parks. 09:18 Read More »

John F. Lacey - National Park Conservationist (#1018)

posted on November 24, 2008 at 4:16 PM

John F. Lacey - National Park Conservationist  (#1018)
An introduction to Major John Fletcher Lacey, who in his time, was known far and wide as “the father of the American conservation movement.” 09:10 Read More »
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