Iowa . . Beautiful Land
7th Grade Social Studies
February 14, 2008
|Iowa History Online|
Interesting Places in Iowa This site may not be very credible, but will give you a starting point for interesting information.
Iowa Census Information Census facts (population, etc.) for Iowa. Specific counties are listed as well.
Iowa Heritage Collection online collection of Iowa history and culture including documents, maps, images, interpretive and educational materials held by many organizations in Iowa all in one place.
Iowa History Project history of Iowa families, cabins, pioneer perils, as well as sections on early times, religion, law and crime, education, travel and emigration, on the river, life on the Mississippi, speeches, county specific information, weather, Civil War, biographical sketches, and Iowa families.
Iowa Pathways people, places, ideas and events in Iowa history. Students can explore the past and present through artifacts, a timeline, and a quest.
Official State of Iowa Website. Great resource to use!
State Library of Iowa Inventions contains the Iowa database of inventions
UNI Iowa History Online teaching resources, books for students, primary source materials, and ideas for field trips