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state bird: Goldfinch
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gold finch- Washington State bird!
American Goldfinch - was lucky to see 2 of these beautiful birds this morning! 6/21
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The Goldfinch • These friendly birds love being in areas where humans are, utilizing the bird feeders that people have in their lawns. They also love orchards, fields, and meadows where weeds are plentiful for food. #bird #smokymountains
Goldfinch . another member of our backyard bird family.
MargotMadison: November 2010
Effigy Mounds National Monument, Iowa: The mounds preserved here are considered sacred by many Americans, especially the Monument's 12 affiliated American Indian tribes. A visit offers opportunities to contemplate the meanings of the mounds and the people who built them. The 200 plus American Indian mounds are located in one of the most picturesque sections of the Upper Mississippi River Valley.
Marching Bear Group, Effigy Mounds
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The Effigy Mounds National Park | The mounds preserved here are considered sacred by many Americans, especially the Monument's 12 affiliated American Indian tribes.
effigy mounds pictures | National Park Service
Effigy Mounds National Monument, 151 Minnesota 76, Harpers Ferry, IA 52146. The mounds preserved here are considered sacred by many Americans, especially the Monument's 12 affiliated American Indian tribes. The 200 plus American Indian mounds are located in one of the most picturesque sections of the Upper Mississippi River Valley.
Native American recipes
Carrie Chapman Catt - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
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Carrie Chapman Catt (January 9, 1859 – March 9, 1947) was a women's suffrage leader who campaigned for the Nineteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution which gave U.S. women the right to vote in 1920. Catt served as president of the National American Woman Suffrage Association and was the founder of the League of Women Voters and the International Alliance of Women.
Carrie Chapman Catt spent her childhood in Charles City, Iowa and graduated from Iowa State. She was a woman’s suffrage leader who campaigned for the 19th amendment.
The Sullivan brothers, who died together aboard the USS Juneau.
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World War II History Nov 15, 1942 - Five Sullivan brothers were killed when the cruiser Juneau was sunk off Guadalcanal. They had enlisted together in Waterloo, Iowa, only eleven months before. 'The Sullivans', a destroyer, was named in their honor in April, 1943
A mother gave her 5 sons to the Navy. All sons were lost in one Battle. What great sacrifice. This mother had no regret. In fact she was still quiye proud. Because of this, we now have the "Sullivan Act". The act states that if a family has one child left-you do not have to give that child up to the military. That's how "finding Privte Ryan" came about.
WW II Heroes
War Poster They did there part
Sullivan brothers - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
I was at Iowa State in 1984 and joined the push to name our stadium after Jack Trice, the first black football player at ISU who died of injuries sustained on that field.
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#CountdowntoKickoff #CycloneFB Johnny "Jack" Trice, the first African American athlete at Iowa State, died due to injuries suffered during an ISU football game in 1923.
Iowa Women's Archives at University of Iowa Library
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Iowa's first bourbon since Prohibition. I like this better than Templeton Rye.
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Cedar Ridge Distillery
Cedar Ridge Whiskey
Mmm. I didn't start drinking bourbon until I tried this.
Cedar Ridge Bourbon Whiskey. Give to momma.
Iowan Bourbon, it is good! Try it!
Cedar Ridge - Iowa Bourbon Whiskey
Breitbach's - it's burned down twice, and been rebuilt by the people of Balltown
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"Anyone can love a mountain. It takes a soul to love a prairie."
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Grasses in Prairie, Iowa: The Iowa landscape was shaped largely by native tallgrass prairie. Today in Iowa, corn (maize) is one of our two major crops, and many of the weeds in our agricultural fields are grasses
IOWA prairie. Kentucky was originally prairie but Americans were so intent on pretending to be wealthy that they planted and watered grass imported from England -- Yes, the famous Kentucky blue grass is a non-native species.
Iowa Pictures & Galleries - HISTORY.com
The computer was invented in Iowa by John Vincent Atanasoff. He had to go elsewhere to finish it, but it started here.
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Stiai ca primul calculator electronic-digital a fost construit in 1939, la Universitatea din Iowa, de catre profesorul John Atanasoff si studentul sau Clifford Berry? :)
1942. The Atanasoff–Berry Computer (ABC) was the first electronic digital computing device. Conceived in 1937, the machine was not programmable, being designed only to solve systems of linear equations. It was successfully tested in 1942. The ABC pioneered important elements of modern computing, including binary arithmetic and electronic switching elements, but its special-purpose nature and lack of a changeable, stored program distinguish it from modern computers.
Corn, baseball and dreams
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"Hey! Is this heaven?" - "No, it's Iowa." - RAY KINSELLA (Kevin Costner) in Field of Dreams (1989)
Is this Heaven? Nope, it's Iowa. Classic movie!!
FIELD OF DREAMS: INTERVIEW QUESTIONS TO HELP YOU FIND GREAT EDU LEADERS
Field of Dreams... Home
These houses were home to 'Rocky,' 'Field of Dreams,' 'The Fighther,' and other big league sports movies (Photo: Fox Pictures)
Field of Dreams... One of my favorite movies!
"Field of Dreams" Quotes: Built it and they will come. Is this heaven? No, It's Iowa.
Top 10 Baseball Movies of All-Time ... - We Are Movie Geeks
Some states have oceans. We have skies - and new types of clouds.
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Bizzare cloud formation
This is definitelsy in the weird weather category. Looks artificial,but as we all know it couldn't be... could it. Weird "Wave" Clouds over Eastern Iowa.
Gravity Waves.. stinkin cool!
Autumn storm in Iowa
Heeeere's where Johnny was from!
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1 octobre 1962 Au réseau NBC, 1er «Tonight Show» animé par Johnny Carson
NOTHING is sexier than funny.
Johnny Carson - The Tonight Show. my dad watched this every weeknight at 10:30pm. still can hear the opening music. "Here-e-e-e's Johnny!"
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Mary Bailey is the most charming little wife in It's a Wonderful Life :)
Donna Reed: Mary Hatch Bailey - It's A Wonderful Life
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In loving memory of Richard Lord Acton, member of British Parliament, who chose Iowa as his second home.
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Richard Lord Acton, member of British Parliament, who chose Cedar Rapids, Iowa as his second home.
It cracks me up that Riverside did this
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Captain Kirk's future birthplace: Riverside, Iowa
Why Not? The future birth place of Captain Kirk -Riverside, Iowa
World Bird Sanctuary: Join WBS and see the world!
One of my roommates went to Corinne Shover's modeling school with Terry Farrell.
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