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Early Settlement and Growth of Western Iowa, or Reminiscences

This book contains information on early settlement in Iowa, as well as the growth of Western Iowa. The Table of Contents show that this book contains topics such as exploring Iowa, settling in Iowa, building schools in Iowa, the "Kansas Struggle", the Underground Railroad, John Brown in Iowa, and Native American Tribes in Iowa. (hathitrust.org) For any use other than instructional resources, please check with the organization that owns this item regarding copyright restrictions.
The Historical Dept. of Iowa
Publishing Place
Des Moines, IA
Iowa History Eras
Early & Late Date
1901 to 1911
Resources & Additional Info
Resource and Text Available Here This book connects to the following standards: Standard SS.3.27 Immigration and Migration: A lesson could be created on early settler migration westward into Iowa. Another lesson could be created on Native American forced migration westward out of Iowa. Standard SS.K.14 Environment: A lesson could be created on Iowa's environment before and after settlers migrated into Iowa.