Cover ImageSpring 2005 (Vol. 86, No. 1)

Table of Contents


Ice Age Iowa
by Ginalie Swaim

A Point of Land and Prehistoric Peoples
by Christopher M. Schoen

Dragoons’ Map of Iowa Territory in 1844

The Heart of the Best Part: Fort Des Moines No. 2 and the Archaeology of a City
by David Mather and Ginalie Swaim

An Insider’s View of the Iowa Capitol
by Bill Witt


Front Porch: Shifting forces, of ice and water and people, are behind the changes that have made Iowa.

One in a Million: The WPA builds bridges in the 1930s