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This IAGenWeb Special Project is dedicated to the scores of newspapers that are printed chronicles of the lives and times of Iowa and Iowans. Join us as we step back in time and learn how the Press reported the news & influenced our Iowa ancestors in the 1800's and into the mid-1900's........

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*Iowa Newspapers Established Prior to the Civil War

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*About Institutional Newspapers, 1902

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*List of Iowa Publications in 1919

*Iowa Newspaper History, Palimpsest 1920

*Three Men And A Press, Palimpsest 1920

*Hubert Moeller Articles, ca1930's

*Iowa Press Association, 1940 New! May 2015

*Iowa Old Press in 'Family Tree' Magazine

*Iowa Old Press editor Linda Ziemann gives news interview

*Iowa Old Press & 'The Music Man' in the Netherlands

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This index page was updated on 05/22/2015