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The Character of the Country: The Iowa Diary of James L. Broderick 1876-1877

The diary of James L. Broderick follows his travels to Dubuque, where he studied American farming and mining for six months. The diary details his observations and learning of the farming way of life as well as the business that took place in the city. Resource can be used with the following standards to further develop lessons: 4th grade SS 4.26 Changes to Agriculture.
Iowa State Historical Society
Publishing Place
Iowa City, Iowa
U.S. Chronology
Iowa History Eras
Iowa County
Early & Late Date
1971 to 1981