Iowa Heritage Digital Collections
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About IHDC

Iowa Heritage Digital Collections is a resource for students, educators, historians, genealogists, and anyone else interested in the people, places and institutions of Iowa. The site provides free access to digital collections from a variety of Iowa cultural institutions.READ MORE


Featured Exhibits

During World War I, 114,224 men and women from Iowa served in the armed forces for the United States. Polio was no stranger to Iowa. As early as 1910, records show the virus had hit the state.