On July 1, 2015, H-Net Council voted to decommission H-Iowa and several other networks dedicated to the study of the history and culture of Midwestern US states. Council also approved a plan to create a new network, H-Midwest, dedicated to Midwestern Studies. Folks interested in Iowa History and Culture are encouraged to subscribe to H-Midwest.

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SHSI History for Lunch

Please join us on Wednesday, October 8, at noon, when Mary C. Trachsel gives a History for Lunch lecture at the State Historical Society of Iowa, 402 Iowa Avenue.  The title of her talk is "Humans and Other Animals: Toward a Sociobiological History of the University of Iowa Campus."

SHSI History for Lunch: “Passenger Rail Transportation in Iowa City”

Please join us  on September 25, 2014, when Tom Schulein gives a noontime History for Lunch presentation at the State Historical Society of Iowa, 402 Iowa Avenue, Iowa City. His illustrated lecture will focus on “Passenger Rail Transportation in Iowa City,” and draws on research conducted in our collections. Seated is limited.  Call (319) 335-3911 for more information.