The Iowa Heritage
The Civil War (#105)
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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... 28:38
Full Program: This program examines the art and lives of five people who expressed their Iowa heritage in their own unique style. 29:32
Full Program: Each advancement in farming technology brought increased yields to Iowa farmers, but it has always been farmers'... 28:12
Full Program: Iowa did have other industries besides farming--among them coal mining, lumbering and milling. 28:51
Full Program: For years the main street of Iowa's small towns was the center of trade and entertainment for town residents and... 28:44
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Information For Teachers
- Grade Levels
- 3-5, 6-8, 9-12
- Curricular Areas
- Literacy & Languages
- Social Studies
- Series Length
- 15 episodes
- Average Episode Length
- 28 minutes
- Record Rights
- Recording/duplication allowed in perpetuity. If you miss the broadcast, contact your AEA for copies.
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Series Description: THE IOWA HERITAGE covers Iowa's history from prehistory through the present. The series provides a vivid and personal look at Iowa's development, culture and achievements.
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