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The Story of Iowa: A Children's History

This book was written for educational use in the classroom to form lessons regarding the history of Iowa. Chapters discuss the early settlers of Iowa, including relations with Native Americans with the Black Hawk War and Sac and Fox Purchase, the establishment of towns with churches and school development, the early businesses of Iowa including the mining industry and transportation during the time. Chapters also cover Iowa's involvement in the Civil War, the Underground Railroad and WWI. The contents of this book connect to the following Chronological Eras: Revolution and the New Nation (1753-1820s) Expansion and Reform (1801-1861) Civil War and Reconstruction (1850-1877) The Development of the Industrial United States (1870-1900s) The Emergence of Modern America (1890-1930) Resource can be used with the following standards to further develop lessons: 1st grade SS 1.23 Cultural Makeup 2nd grade SS 2.24 Natural Resources 4th grade SS 4.25 Technological Changes 8th grade SS 8.25 Iowa Government SS-Econ. 9-12.24 Iowa Impact Upon Economy SS-WH 9-12.26 Iowans Influence World History SS-US 9-12.23 Iowans Influence US History
Holst Printing Co.
Publishing Place
Cedar Falls, Iowa
U.S. Chronology
Iowa History Eras
Relational Notes
Resource is related to the following objects, which can be found by searching the catalog number in the advanced search section: Catalog #: 2018.029.002- Cradleboard 2018.056.016- Map of Dubuque 2018.021.030- Lake of Three Fires 2018.046.005- Native American Sketch 2018.038.003- Native American Trunk 2018.039.003- Arrowhead 2018.039.002- Pottery 2018.039.004- Axe Head 2018.039.006- Brooch 2018.012.002- Adobe of John Todd Home 2018.029.001- Lincoln Funeral Escort Badge 2018.044.004- Minie Balls 2018.047.001- Minie Balls 2018.010.024- Sons of Veterans Banner 2018.023.008- Civil War Bayonet 2018.018.017-Andersonville Prison 2018.012.001- Brick of Lewelling Home 2018.004.001- Slave Auction Ad 2018.023.010- Union Belt Buckle 2018.047.002-Union Belt Buckle 2018.044.003- Cannonball 2018.023.009- Canteen 2018.018.014-Martin Van Buren Sunderlin 2018.010.019- Alexander Clark 2018.010.018- Alexander Clark 2018.018.015- John Ewell 2018.004.002- Drinking Gourd 2018.027.002- Drum 2018.010.025-United States Infantry Flag 2018.013.001- 1860 Flag 2018.029.003- Wide Awakes Rally Flag 2018.004.007-Henderson Lewelling Home 2018.010.030- Letter of Daniel Parvin 2018.010.029- Letter of Daniel Parvin 2018.047.004- Tombstone of William Harrison 2018.047.003- Tombstone of Colonel David Carskaddon 2018.021.003- Soldier and Sailors' Monument 2018.023.006- Newspaper Article over Harpers Ferry 2018.018.016- Martin Sunderlin 2018.051.042- Ladies' Aid Society 2018.003.001- Hoyt Sherman 2018.027.001- Conrad Brown 2018.006.005- Ole Weland 2018.005.002- William S. Browning 2018.010.028- Cornelius Cade III 2018.018.012- Martin Van Burnen Sunderlin Census 2018.010.023- Soldier Record List 2018.010.026- Soldier Record List 2018.004.003- Leg Shackle 2018.045.002- Edwin and Barclay Coppock 2018.012.020- Buxton Bottle 2018.012.014- Buxton Mining Tag 2018.012.015- Buxton Padlock 2018.012.018- Buxton Mining Town Photo 2018.012.013- Buxton Roof Tiles 2018.021.028- United Presbyterian Church 2018.021.052- St. Josephs Catholic Church 2018.021.052- Mount Ayr's First Baptist Church 2018.021.072- High Point Methodist Episcopal Church 2018.021.078- St. John's Catholic Church 2018.051.020- St. Wenceslaus Catholic Church 2018.021.008- Methodist Episcopal Church 2018.021.037- United Presbyterian Church 2018.021.038- United Presbyterian Church 2018.021.079- Free Methodist Church 2018.021.083- Middle Fork Methodist Episcopal Church 2018.021.077- Knowlton High School 2018.051.021- Garner Public School 2018.051.010- Britt Schoolhouse 2018.021.010- Benton High School 2018.021.025- Mount Ayr's High School 2018.021.029- Delphos High School 2018.051.015- Hawthrone School 2018.021.031- Tingley High School 2018.021.051- Eureka School 2018.008.005- Norwegian School 2018.021.067- Beaconsfield High School 2018.040.008- Amana Colonies Affidavit 2018.040.015- Cap of Albert Setzer 2018.040.009-Amana Colonies War Service Exemption 2018.040.017- Sewing Kit of Albert Setzer 2018.002.003- Letter by Isobel D. Pirie-Beyea 2018.048.002- Letter by Jens Jensen 2018.009.027- Dr. Nelson M. Percy 2018.051.042- Ladies' Aid Society 2018.009.026- Dr. Nelson M. Percy 2018.009.032- Conger Reynolds 2018.009-035- Conger Reynolds 2018.022.003- Frank Adler 2018.021.033- Mount Ayr Creamery 2018.043.004- Camp Dodge 2018.043.003- Camp Dodge/ Trench Warfare Training 2018.043.005- Camp Dodge 2018.048.001- Jens Jensen 2018.051.041- Farewell to Adle Carlson 2018.043.001- Camp Dodge 2018.043.002- Camp Dodge 2018.021.086- Dr. Thomas Irven Moffett 2018.009.034- Conger Reynolds 2018.009.033- Conger Reynolds 2018.048.003- Camp Dodge 2018.002.002- Victory Liberty Loan Poster 2018.048.004- Trench Shovel of Axel Christian Madson
Early & Late Date
1930 to 1935