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Stories by Program: The Iowa Heritage

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From Here to There (#106)

From Here to There (#106)

posted on July 12, 2010 at 2:46 PM

Full Program: From the "modern" times of the early 1900s, viewers travel back to the days when steamboats navigated the Mississippi, steam trains crisscrossed the state and stagecoaches bumped along Iowa's dusty roads. 29:49 Read More »
Iowa and the Civil War (#105)

Iowa and the Civil War (#105)

posted on July 12, 2010 at 2:43 PM

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 Read More »
The Prairie Pioneers (#104)

The Prairie Pioneers (#104)

posted on July 12, 2010 at 2:38 PM

Full Program: Pioneer life in Iowa was a lonely struggle between humans and the environment--a struggle humans sometimes lost. 28:51 Read More »

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