Peopling Iowa: First Generation Immigrants in Story County
Ames Public Library Auditorium
Free and open to the public
Presented by Mark Barron, Iowa State University public historian
The story of immigration is an integral part of Iowa's history. Based on the work of Iowa State University history students, Public Historian Mark Barron will discuss how first generation immigrant groups arrived into Story County, where they settled, and how they helped transform the landscape of Central Iowa. Please join us as we explore the history of Story County's first European settlers.
The 2018 Lecture Series is presented in partnership with Ames Public Library.