A statewide project equipping K-12 educators to teach Iowa history using primary sources

Teaching Iowa History Logo

Home » Bibliography » History Linn County Iowa

The History of Linn County, Iowa

Full title of text: The History of Linn County, Iowa, containing a history of the county, its cities, towns, &c., a biographical directory of its citizens, war record of its volunteers in the late rebellion, general and local statistics, portraits of early settlers and prominent men, history of the Northwest, history of Iowa, map of Linn County, Constitution of the United States, miscellaneous matters. For any use other than instructional resources, please check with the organization that owns this item regarding copyright restrictions.
Western Historical Company
Publishing Place
Chicago, IL
U.S. Chronology
Iowa History Eras
Iowa County
Early & Late Date
1873 to 1883
Resources & Additional Info
This book connects to the following standards: Standard SS.8.25 Iowa Government: A lesson could be created on Iowa's path to statehood and how this impacted Linn County. Standard SS.3.27 Immigration and Migration: A lesson could be created on Native American forced migration westward. Another lesson could be created on settler migration westward into Linn County. Standard SS-US.9-12.2 Iowans Influence US History: A lesson could be created on Iowans, specifically from Linn County, fighting in the American Civil War. Standard SS.K.14 Iowa Environment: A lesson could be created on Iowa's environment by using the maps of Linn County. This lesson could also discuss how Linn County has changed over time.