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Iowa History 101: Connecting to the Authentic

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Join Michael Plummer, State Historic Sites manager for the State Historical Society of Iowa, to learn a few stories from the sites as well as a few highlights visitors can discover when they see the sites in person. The state currently owns and operates the following eight sites: Abbie Gardner Sharp Cabin (Arnolds Park), American [...]

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Iowa History Book Club: “The Sacred Cause of the Union”

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“The Sacred Cause of Union: Iowa and the Civil War” by Thomas Baker highlights Iowa’s role in reuniting the United States when the battle over slavery tore it asunder. This first-ever survey of the state’s Civil War history interweaves economics, politics, army recruitment, battlefield performance and government administration by spotlighting six Iowans from very different [...]

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