Local History

Iowa City's Stone Houses and Mr. Moffitt

Find out what makes a Moffitt House unique. Jeff Schabilion, a well-know local preservationist, will discuss the unique characteristics and history of Iowa City's Moffitts as a prelude to the...

Local History Weber Days

Iowa City Public Library 1981 Dedication

A look at the ribbon cutting and dedication of the new (1981) Iowa City Public Library.

June 1981

Local History

Irving Weber's Iowa City: The Rock Island Depot

Iowa City historian Irving Weber traces the history of the Rock Island depot and how the Rock Island chose Iowa City.

Local History Irving Weber's Iowa City

Iowa Centennial Parade 1939

A color film from Iowa City's 1939 Centennial celebration.

Transferred June 2003

Local History

Irving Weber's Iowa City: Bridges and Ferries

Irving Weber takes us on an historical tour of Iowa City's bridges along the Iowa River, including the Burlington Street, Rock Island, Iowa Avenue, and Inter-Urban bridges.

Local History Irving Weber's Iowa City

Irving Weber Statue: Tribute to a Local Hero

Take a behind-the-scenes look at the making of the Irving B. Weber statue located at the corner of Iowa Avenue and Linn Street in Iowa City. This documentary follows the process of planning,...

Local History Weber Days

A Biography of Irving Weber with Author Lolly Eggers

Lolly Eggers talks about her book "Iowa City's Irving Weber: A Biography" May 2006

Local History, Books and Writing Visiting Authors, Weber Days

The anti-Vietnam War protests in Iowa City, 1968-73

Time Slice IV: The Heartland in Flux: Losing the Past, 1949-1990

with panelists:

Mori Constantino

David Sundance Grant

James McCue

Rev. Ron Osborne


Local History

Irving Weber's Iowa City: Iowa City Area History

A slide lecture given by Irving Weber at Ernest Horn School March 1978

Local History Irving Weber's Iowa City