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Iowa is fortunate to have many local organizations, state owned museums and historical sites working together to preserve the history of the state of Iowa.
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Iowa Historical MarkersTown of Emmetsburg Historical Marker, rural Emmetsburg, IA

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This historical marker tells about the original town of Emmetsburg.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Iowa

date approved: 3/18/2011

last visited: 11/10/2012

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Iowa Historical MarkersPacific Short Line Bridge Historical Marker, Sioux City, IA

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This historical marker is found in Chris Larsen Park near the Missouri River where the former bridge once stood.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Iowa

date approved: 3/18/2011

last visited: never

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Iowa Historical MarkersHistorical Record Marker, rural Sheldon, IA

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This Iowa historical marker is found on a rock along Hwy. 18 a few miles east of Sheldon.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Iowa

date approved: 2/20/2011

last visited: never

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Iowa Historical MarkersAbbie Gardner State Historic Site, Arnolds Park, IA

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This historical marker is found on the face of the granite obelisk at the Abbie Gardner State Historic Site in Arnolds Park.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Iowa

date approved: 2/20/2011

last visited: 9/13/2014

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Iowa Historical MarkersRubber Tires on Tractors

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There are three plaques highlighting the introduction of rubber tires for tractors, one in Cassville, Wisconsin, one in Orlando, Florida, and this one here in Rock Valley, IA. This historical plaque is right in our neighborhood.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Iowa

date approved: 11/16/2010

last visited: 10/23/2011

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Iowa Historical MarkersSam Cody Gravesite – Long Grove, IA

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A fall from a horse was fatal for Buffalo Bills brother.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member 8Nuts MotherGoose

location: Iowa

date approved: 9/22/2010

last visited: 6/16/2011

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Iowa Historical MarkersBuffalo Bill Cody birthplace - Le Clair, IA

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A tilled field is all that's left of where Buffalo Bill Cody was born.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member 8Nuts MotherGoose

location: Iowa

date approved: 9/22/2010

last visited: 10/28/2013

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Iowa Historical MarkersFirst Chiropractic Adjustment – Davenport, Iowa

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This Marker is where the first chiropractic adjustment occurred in 1895.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member 8Nuts MotherGoose

location: Iowa

date approved: 9/9/2010

last visited: 1/31/2012

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Iowa Historical MarkersMormon Handcart Brigade Camp – 1856

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One of the stopping points for the Mormons traveling to Utah.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member 8Nuts MotherGoose

location: Iowa

date approved: 9/9/2010

last visited: never

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Iowa Historical MarkersFirst White Settler - Lynn County, Iowa

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Location of the Lynn County's first white settler.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member 8Nuts MotherGoose

location: Iowa

date approved: 9/9/2010

last visited: never

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Iowa Historical MarkersMississippi Valley Overlook

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A two-side Marker that tells the story of the geology of this area and how it was created.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member 8Nuts MotherGoose

location: Iowa

date approved: 9/9/2010

last visited: 6/15/2011

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Iowa Historical MarkersFirst Permanent Jewish House of Worship in Iowa, Keokuk, Iowa.

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This plaque marks the first Jewish Synagouge.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member gladtobehere

location: Iowa

date approved: 6/11/2010

last visited: 1/15/2012

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Iowa Historical MarkersCountry's Reminisce Hitch

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Re-creating the Maine to California trip.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Iowa

date approved: 6/11/2010

last visited: 11/6/2014

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Iowa Historical MarkersMormon Trail

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The early, lower trail ran through this area.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Iowa

date approved: 6/11/2010

last visited: 11/6/2014

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Iowa Historical MarkersAppanoose County

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Part of the Honey Wars, over boundary of MO and IA, negotiated by Nathan Boone and William Clark, decided by U.S. Supreme Court.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Iowa

date approved: 6/11/2010

last visited: 11/6/2014

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Iowa Historical MarkersCenterville

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History of the town.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Iowa

date approved: 6/11/2010

last visited: 11/6/2014

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Iowa Historical MarkersCoal Mining Air Fan ~ Centerville, IA

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No mines any more, but once the third highest producing county in this states.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Iowa

date approved: 6/11/2010

last visited: 11/6/2014

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Iowa Historical MarkersThe Estes House, Keokuk, Iowa.

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This plaque marks the spot where a former house stood, and was used as a hospital foe Civil War Soldiers.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member gladtobehere

location: Iowa

date approved: 6/11/2010

last visited: 3/12/2008

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Iowa Historical MarkersLivingston

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Historical marker for the former community of Livingston, Iowa.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Iowa

date approved: 12/16/2009

last visited: never

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Iowa Historical MarkersThe Real Village of Livingston

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Historical marker giving brief history of small community in southern Iowa.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Iowa

date approved: 12/16/2009

last visited: never

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Iowa Historical MarkersDixie Cornell Gebhardt - Knoxville, Iowa

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Plaque giving history of woman who designed the Iowa state flag located on the grounds of the Marion County Courthouse in Knoxville, Iowa.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Iowa

date approved: 12/16/2009

last visited: 5/30/2011

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Iowa Historical MarkersRed Rock Line - Knoxville, Iowa

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Historical marker on the grounds of the Marion County Courthouse in Knoxville, Iowa.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Iowa

date approved: 12/16/2009

last visited: 5/30/2011

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Iowa Historical MarkersMoravia Wabash Depot- Moravia, Iowa

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Historical marker for former railroad depot now museum in the small community of Moravia, Iowa.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Iowa

date approved: 12/16/2009

last visited: 10/28/2011

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Iowa Historical MarkersAppanoose County Sheriff's House and Jail - Centerville, Iowa

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Former sheriff's residence and jail in Centerville, Iowa.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Iowa

date approved: 12/16/2009

last visited: 11/6/2014

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Iowa Historical MarkersBuxton, Iowa

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Historical marker giving a brief history of a town that is now a ghost town in southern Iowa.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Iowa

date approved: 12/15/2009

last visited: 11/6/2014

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