Cover ImageWinter 2002 (Vol. 83, No. 4)

Table of Contents


Iowa, the Garden of the World: From Prairie to Farmland
by C. Elizabeth Raymond

October Echoes: The 1929 Wall Street Crash in Iowa
by Lisa L. Ossian

Albert Hirsch: From Frankfurt to Storm Lake
by William H. Cumberland

by Ginalie Swaim

Yearly Index
by Karen Heinselman


Front Porch: Photographs have long played a role in the rite of passage called high school graduation.

Reading the Past: Ouside In and the Idea of Community Involvement in Public History
by Bill Silag

One in a Million: In Charles City during World War II, junior and senior high school boys built 200 models of warplanes in a special volunteer effort for teaching airplane identification.