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Iowa's Radio Homemakers: Interview with Chuck Offenburger, Part 2 (#0)

posted on February 3, 2016 at 9:37 AM

This interview with "Iowa Boy" Chuck Offenburger, was recorded on June 29, 2009 at his home near Jefferson, Iowa. Read More »

Iowa's Radio Homemakers: Interview with Chuck Offenburger, Part 2 (#0)

posted on February 3, 2016 at 9:37 AM

This interview with "Iowa Boy" Chuck Offenburger, was recorded on June 29, 2009 at his home near Jefferson, Iowa. Read More »

Iowa's Radio Homemakers: Interview with Chuck Offenburger, Part 1 (#0)

posted on February 3, 2016 at 9:37 AM

This interview with "Iowa Boy" Chuck Offenburger, was recorded on June 29, 2009 at his home near Jefferson, Iowa. Read More »

Iowa's Radio Homemakers: Interview with Tom Morain, Part 2 (#0)

posted on February 3, 2016 at 9:37 AM

This interview with Tom Morain, Iowa historian and professor at Graceland University, was recorded on June 3, 2009, at Graceland University in Iowa. Read More »

Iowa's Radio Homemakers: Interview with Tom Morain, Part 1 (#0)

posted on February 3, 2016 at 9:37 AM

This interview with Tom Morain, Iowa historian and professor at Graceland University, was recorded on June 3, 2009, at Graceland University in Iowa. Read More »

Iowa's Radio Homemakers: Interview with Tom Beavers (#0)

posted on February 3, 2016 at 9:37 AM

This interview with Tom Beavers, KMA radio personality, was recorded on June 30, 2009, at KMA studios in Shenandoah, Iowa. Read More »

Iowa's Radio Homemakers: Interview with Evelyn Birkby, Part 4 (#0)

posted on February 3, 2016 at 9:37 AM

This interview with Evelyn Birkby took place in July, 2009 at KMA Radio Studio in Shenandoah, Iowa. Read More »

Iowa's Radio Homemakers: Interview with Evelyn Birkby, Part 3 (#0)

posted on February 3, 2016 at 9:37 AM

This interview with Evelyn Birkby took place on April 27, 2009, in the kitchen of her home in Sidney, Iowa. Read More »

Iowa's Radio Homemakers: Interview with Evelyn Birkby, Part 2 (#0)

posted on February 3, 2016 at 9:37 AM

This interview with Evelyn Birkby took place on April 27, 2009, in the kitchen of her home in Sidney, Iowa. Read More »

Iowa's Radio Homemakers: Interview with Evelyn Birkby, Part 1 (#0)

posted on February 3, 2016 at 9:37 AM

This interview with Evelyn Birkby took place on April 27, 2009, in the kitchen of her home in Sidney, Iowa. Read More »
Norman Borlaug: Journey to Statuary Hall (#0)

Norman Borlaug: Journey to Statuary Hall (#0)

posted on April 22, 2014 at 3:56 PM

Full Program: Alongside sculptor Benjamin Victor, Iowa Public Television follows an artistic journey from the corn fields of Iowa to the marble halls of Congress. All in a bronzed effort to honor the world’s most heralded agrarian researcher: Norman Borlaug. 28:52 Read More »
Freedom from Famine: The Norman Borlaug Story (#0)

Freedom from Famine: The Norman Borlaug Story (#0)

posted on April 22, 2014 at 2:07 PM

Full Program: A modest plant breeder more accustomed to long days in the field than hobnobbing with heads of state, Dr. Borlaug's unwavering vision and brilliant application of scientific principles changed the lives of billions. 57:42 Read More »
Kalona Tourism, Iowa (#506)

Kalona Tourism, Iowa (#506)

posted on July 11, 2013 at 11:17 AM

Just about 30 minutes from the bustle of the University of Iowa campus and downtown Iowa City, is an enchanting small town where you can catch glimpses of a unique way of life - and sample some of its treasures. 07:28 Read More »
None Less Than Heroes: The Honor Flight Story (#0)

None Less Than Heroes: The Honor Flight Story (#0)

posted on May 18, 2012 at 3:09 PM

In this documentary film, narrated by Academy Award nominee and veterans’ advocate Gary Sinise, Iowa’s World War II veterans tell their incredible stories of brutal combat as they prepare to make the highly anticipated trip to Washington, D.C. to... 04:35 Read More »
Iowa Historian Tom Morain: To Rattle Dry Bones  (#0)

Iowa Historian Tom Morain: To Rattle Dry Bones (#0)

posted on April 4, 2012 at 1:19 PM

Full Program: Tom Morain, long-time historian in the state of Iowa, elaborates on how the stories of people who lived before us can enliven the ‘dry bones’ of historical facts, in this speech recorded March 30th, 2012 on the Des Moines Area Community College... 47:03 Read More »
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