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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 MarkersMormon Trail Historical Marker – Council Bluffs, IA

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This historical marker is mounted on the boulder on the other side of a relief plaque depicting a Mormon family on their way west.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Iowa

date approved: 7/6/2012

last visited: 3/18/2020

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Iowa Historical MarkersDodge House Historical Marker – Council Bluff, IA

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The Dodge House historical marker stands in front of the house on S. 3rd Street.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Iowa

date approved: 7/6/2012

last visited: 8/1/2002

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Iowa Historical MarkersKanesville Tabernacle Historical Marker – Council Bluffs, IA

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This historical marker sits in front of the Kanesville Tabernacle museum in Council Bluffs.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Iowa

date approved: 7/6/2012

last visited: 6/10/2014

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Iowa Historical MarkersMormon Battalion Mustering Grounds - Council Bluffs, IA

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The Mormon Army regrouping plaque

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member kamlo

location: Iowa

date approved: 5/3/2016

last visited: never

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Iowa Historical MarkersHistoric Council Bluffs, Iowa

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A historic marker about Council Bluffs, IA, in a rest area along I-80 in western Iowa

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member KG1960

location: Iowa

date approved: 10/26/2006

last visited: 10/16/2018

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Iowa Historical MarkersHistoric Council Bluffs - Westbound

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This two-sided marker is located in a westbound rest area a few miles north of Council Bluffs. An identical marker stands in a nearby eastbound rest stop.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member NevaP

location: Iowa

date approved: 1/2/2007

last visited: 7/5/2017

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Iowa Historical MarkersIcarian Colonies

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The Icarian Colonies were a secular social experiment that originated in France.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member NevaP

location: Iowa

date approved: 7/6/2007

last visited: 3/24/2009

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Iowa Historical MarkersMonument of the First Train Robbery – Adair, IA

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This historical marker tells about Jesse James’ first train robbery in the west.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Iowa

date approved: 6/19/2011

last visited: 2/1/2021

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Iowa Historical MarkersInkpaduta’s Campsite Historical Marker, rural Smithland, IA

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This historical marker tells about the Sioux encampment that took place in this area before the infamous Spirit Lake Massacre.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Iowa

date approved: 5/1/2011

last visited: never

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Iowa Historical MarkersMerle Hay Memorial Marker – Glidden, IA

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A large cement historical marker is dedicated to the memory of Merle D. Hay.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Iowa

date approved: 6/11/2011

last visited: never

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Iowa Historical MarkersSergeant Floyd Monument/Lewis and Clark Expedition

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Northbound I-29 Rest Area Historic Marker re 'Sergeant Floyd Monument' and on the obverse 'Lewis and Clark Expedition'

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member plainsdrifter358

location: Iowa

date approved: 7/8/2007

last visited: 12/3/2017

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Iowa Historical MarkersSergeant Floyd Monument/Lewis and Clark Expedition

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I-29 Rest Area Historic Marker re 'Sergeant Floyd Monument' and on the obverse 'Lewis and Clark Expedition'

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member plainsdrifter358

location: Iowa

date approved: 7/8/2007

last visited: 4/20/2016

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Iowa Historical MarkersBuilt for a Lifetime of Service Historical Marker – Correctionville, IA

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This historical marker stands outside this two story brick schoolhouse, the oldest brick school in Woodbury County and the third oldest in the state.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Iowa

date approved: 4/23/2011

last visited: 9/17/2018

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Iowa Historical MarkersProfiting from Cross-Country Travel Historical Marker – Correctionville, IA

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This historical sign tells about the significance of Route 20 and the business generated by traffic taking this route through Iowa.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Iowa

date approved: 4/20/2011

last visited: never

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Iowa Historical MarkersRuss Dixon Historical Marker – Correctionville, IA

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An historical marker stands on the south side of the Russ Dixon Bridge just outside Correctionville. The text tells the history of this bridge builder:

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Iowa

date approved: 6/2/2011

last visited: never

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Iowa Historical MarkersSergeant Floyd's Monument

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Floyd's grave remained a landmark on the Missouri River. The American artist George Catlin painted Floyd's Bluff, with the cedar marker still in place. The following year Prince Maximillian von Wied, the Prussian explorer and man of science, noted that someone had renewed the cedar post after prairie fires damaged it.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MNSearchers

location: Iowa

date approved: 7/10/2006

last visited: 6/26/2019

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Iowa Historical MarkersSpirit of Siouxland Historical Marker, Sioux City, IA

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This marker commemorates one of the most memorable disasters in this city’s history.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Iowa

date approved: 3/18/2011

last visited: 9/4/2015

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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: 12/15/2016

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Iowa Historical MarkersM.V. Sergeant Floyd - Sioux City, IA

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M.V. Sergeant Floyd is named after Sergeant Charles Floyd, the only fatality during the Corps of Discovery - The Lewis and Clark Expedition.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member gparkes

location: Iowa

date approved: 6/27/2009

last visited: 12/14/2016

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