Our Iowa Heritage: What’s New?

WHAT’S NEW @ Our Iowa Heritage? With our site growing larger, it’s important for you, our readers, to be able to easily navigate through our stories. Here’s a current list of NEW posts on our site. Come back regularly to check it out…

CLICK HERE for OCTOBER 2021 LIST

Posted September 30, 2021 – On Iowa! Go Hawks! – Celebrating 175 Years!
Posted September 27, 2021 – SUI Mascots – The Big Three.
Posted September 23, 2021 – SUI’s Little Four Made One Big Contribution To Campus.
Posted September 22, 2021 – On The Road to Statehood – Celebrating 175 Years!
Posted September 19, 2021 – Cyrus Sanders – Setting The History Record Straight.
Posted September 16, 2021 – Cyrus Sanders – My 1839 Iowa Adventure.
Posted September 15, 2021 – Surveying the Life of Cyrus Sanders – Iowa City Pioneer.
Posted September 14, 2021 – Johnson County Historical Resources.
Posted September 12, 2021 – Johnson County Remembrance Markers.
Posted September 11, 2021 – The Cy-Hawk Game – Iowa’s Super Bowl.
Posted September 8, 2021 – Boerner & Sons – Iowa City’s Prussian Poppa of Pharmacy.
Posted September 6, 2021 – H. D. Downey – Iowa City Esquire.
Posted September 4, 2021 – Ancient Iowa – Exploring The Land.
Edited & Re-Posted September 4, 2021 – Meskwaki People – True Native Iowans.
Posted September 1, 2021 – Johnson County Remembrance Park.

Edited & Re-Posted – August 28, 2021 – 1839 – The U.S. Mail Comes to Johnson County.
Posted August 28, 2021 – Iowa City Stage Ready – 1840-1870.
Posted August 26, 2021 – 1857 – A Capitol Moving Day.
Posted August 25, 2021 – The Old Capitol Gem That Got Away.
Posted August 24, 2021 – The Great Iowa City Circus Poster Mystery.
Posted August 24, 2021 – When The Circus Came To Iowa City.
Posted August 23, 2021 – Louis Englert – Iowa City’s Bavarian Beer Man.
Edited & Re-Posted August 20, 2021 – Index of Stories.
Posted August 20, 2021 – The Baileys & The Montgomery Ward Wish Book.
Posted August 18, 2021 – Carrie C. Catt – Iowa’s Champion for Women’s Rights.
Posted August 16, 2021 – George Washington Carver – Iowa’s Mr. Peanut.
Posted August 15, 2021 – The Field of Dreams Game.
Posted August 15, 2021 – 1838 to Today – Unity Through Diversity in Johnson County, Iowa.
Posted August 14, 2021 – Simon Estes – From Centerville to Center Stage.
Posted August 13, 2021 – Celebrating The Iowa State Fair.
Posted August 13, 2021 – Karl L. King – Iowa’s March King.
Posted August 12, 2021 – Grant Wood – Iowa’s Iconic Artist.
Posted August 11, 2021 – W.P. Kinsella – Write It and They Will Come.
Posted August 10,2021 – Old Capitol Iconic Moments – 100 Years Apart.
Posted August 10, 2021 – The Iowa Award – 1951 to Today.
Posted August 10, 2021 – Ding Darling & Herbert Hoover – Two Iowa Friends.
Posted August 7, 2021 – Duke Slater – Iowa’s All-American Trailblazer.
Posted August 6, 2021 – Rose Hill – Irish’s Woods.
Posted August 6, 2021 – Iowa Newspapers – The Early Years.
Posted August 6, 2021 – The Iowa City Newspaper Wars.
Posted August 5, 2021 – Honoring James Alan McPherson.
Posted August 1, 2021 – Let’s Go To City Park! (Part II)
Posted August 1, 2021 – Let’s Go To City Park! (Part I)
Posted August 1, 2021 – Signed Marybeth Slonneger’s Books for Sale.
Posted August 1, 2021 – Making Elbow Room for a Pulitzer-Prize Winner.

Posted July 29, 2021 – Marybeth Slonneger – Iowa City’s Artistic Historian.
Posted July 22, 2021 – Walter Butler – A True Servant’s Heart.
Announcement: Coming August 2, 2021 – “Did You Know? Blog Series.
Posted July 20, 2021 – Tom Davis – Our Musical Mom.
Posted July 18, 2021 – John F. Rague – Creator Of A Classic.
Edited & Re-Posted July 18, 2021 – The Old Stone Capitol.
Posted July 16, 2021 – Lyman Dillon – Plowing the Straight & Narrow.
Edited & Re-Posted July 16, 2021 – On the Road to Iowa City.
Posted July 13, 2021 – Ahoy, Frederick Irish – The Iowa City Sea Captain.
Posted July 11, 2021 – Marching, Musical, High-Stepping Hawkeyes.
Posted July 10, 2021 – Johnson County’s New Namesake – What a Lulu!
Posted July 9, 2021 – Courting Johnson County.
Posted July 8, 2021 – Clinton Street – Iowa City’s Center of Commerce.
Posted July 5, 2021 – The Bells of Iowa City.
Edited & Re-Posted July 5, 2021 – The Old Capitol Dome.
Edited & Re-Posted July 5, 2021 – Inside Old Capitol.
Posted July 3, 2021 – John Holladay – Hawkeye Artist at Heart.
Posted July 1, 2021 – 1844 – The Drive to Statehood.

Edited & Re-Posted June 30, 2021 – 1840’s -An Iowa City Pioneer.
Posted June 25, 2021 – My Iowa – 1951.
Posted June 23, 2021 – Nile Kinnick – Iowa’s Heisman Winner.
Posted June 22, 2021 – The Wieneke Family – Iowa City’s Penny Postcard People.
Posted June 15, 2021 – Our Iowa Heritage – A Chronological Index.
Posted June 14, 2021 – The Mapping of Iowa City.
Posted June 10, 2021 – Three Hundred Years of Iowa Maps.
Posted June 4, 2021 – 1838 – Welcome to Iowa, Governor Lucas.
Posted June 3, 2021 – Philip Clark – Johnson County’s Irish Settler.
Posted June 1, 2021 – Iowa City’s Hum-Dinger of A Bell Story.

Posted May 31, 2021 – Zebulon Pike & His Dam’d Rascals.
Posted May 31, 2021 – Will The Real John Gilbert – Please Stand Up?
Posted May 28, 2021 – Chief Poweshiek – The Roused Bear.
Posted May 26, 2021 – Political Cartooning and The Rich Iowa Tradition.
Posted May 25, 2021 – Captain Tom, Iowa City & The Red Devil Airship.


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