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  • Stock Market Crash Impacts Farmers

    The crash of the U.S. stock market in 1929, along with the agricultural depression impacts farmer and leads to the creation of the Farm Securities Administration (FSA). 01:05

  • Family Farms During the Depression

    Families got through the Depression using thrifty measures and conserving resources of all kinds. 04:54

  • USDA Celebrates 150 Years of Helping People (#3819)

    One year into the Civil War, additional Union troops were rushed to Washington D.C. to protect the nation's capitol from rapidly advancing Confederate forces. With his back against the wall,... 07:01

  • Mobile Museum of Motor Vehicles (#927)

    LIVING IN IOWA hitches a ride with MotorIoway and shares the sights and sounds of a week-long 1,000 mile road trip across the state as over 180 vintage vehicles pass through more than 30 counties... 24:46

  • Iowa Places of Worship

    Full Program: Divine pieces of history are hidden all around Iowa. They are our old churches, temples, and synagogues. Iowa Places of Worship enters the "Smallest Church in the World" and the "World's Largest... 49:56

  • This Old Statehouse

    Full Program: Iowa Public Television presents "This Old Statehouse," a half-hour documentary on the work and workers that are restoring Iowa's most important architectural icon, the State Capitol. Through the... 25:10

  • Picture Perfect: Iowa in the 1940s

    Full Program: During the late 1930s and early 40s, Everett Kuntz snapped hundreds of photos documenting everyday life in and around his hometown of Ridgeway, Iowa. But it wasn't until learning he had cancer... 39:58

  • None Less Than Heroes: The Honor Flight Story

    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... 04:35

  • Mississippi River Museum and Aquarium, Dubuque, Iowa (#202)

    Dive into life aquatic at Dubuque's Mississippi River Museum and Aquarium. 05:19

  • Iowa Historian Tom Morain: To Rattle Dry Bones

    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... 47:03

  • Cafe Scientifique | Urban Archaeology (#102)

    Full Program: By uncovering a 7,000 year old settlement, finding Iowa’s oldest human remains - and also the state’s best-preserved village - Iowa scientists are learning new details about pre-historic Midwestern... 58:10

  • Lost In History: Alexander Clark

    Full Program: Because of the actions of this notable Iowan, Iowa's schools were desegregated more than 85 years before the rest of the nation. This documentary profiles Alexander Clark and his historic... 27:10

  • Templeton Rye: Iowa's Good Stuff

    Full Program: The town of Templeton, Iowa is known for its rich farm land, German Catholic heritage, and a tradition that traces its origins back to days of prohibition. In recent years, Iowa-made Templeton... 28:32

  • Iowans Remember 9/11

    Full Program: Iowa Public Television commemorates the 10th anniversary of the tragic events of September 11, 2001 with a special program. 59:16

  • Iowans Remember 9/11 (Introduction)

    Iowa Public Television commemorates the 10th anniversary of the tragic events of September 11, 2001 with a special program. 06:31

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