Local History

History of Iowa City Public Library

Lolly Eggers, former director of Iowa City Public Library, gives a presentation on the history of the library.

Local History Weber Days

Iowa City History Lecture with Connie Mutel and Lolly Eggers

Two historians give the Irving Weber Days historical lecture of 2003. First up is Connie Mutel. Her talk considers quotes that she discovered while researching Eastern Iowa. Then, Lolly Eggers...

Local History Weber Days

The Life of Irving Weber with Bud Louis

Bud Louis gives a lecture on the life and work of Irving Weber, Iowa City's official historian.

Local History Weber Days

Iowa City History Lecture with Bob Hibbs

Journalist and community planner Bob Hibbs gives a lecture on the history of Iowa City. Presented as part of "Irving Weber Days" 2002.

Local History Weber Days

Remembering the Scottish Highlanders' 75-year History

What are the Scottish Highlanders? How and when were they founded? What was their purpose? What were their accomplishments? Join Heather Stockman, daughter of the original director of the...

Local History

History for Lunch: Who Gets Grandma's Yellow Pie Plate?

Recorded at the Iowa City Public Library in 2000, presented by Jan Garkey of Iowa State Extension. This presentation looks at the dynamics of non-titled property transfers, i.e. the divvying up of...

Local History

Iowa Heritage Digital Collections

Mark Anderson and Nancy Kraft discuss the Iowa Heritage Digital Collections.

May 2006

Local History, Current Issues and Politics Weber Days