The first permant British was made
US and England fight the war of 1812
Indian tribes, Sioux, Sauk & Fox, signed a treaty giving the US most of Minnesota, Iowa & Missouri.
The Iowa Territory was organized.
Iowa’s Supreme Court ruled against slavery.
Iowa became the 29th state to be admitted to the Union.
Morgan Earp was born in Marian County, IA.
Lillian Russell, singer and actress, was born Helen Louise Leonard in Clinton, Iowa
Jesse James and his gang robbed Obocock Bank in Corydon, Iowa, of $15,000.
At Adair, Iowa, more than seven years after the Liberty holdup, the James-Younger gang made their first train robbery.
William Voss and his brothers Fred and John Voss established the Voss Bros.
Russell was praised for her voluptuous beauty and was frequently photographed.
In Iowa the Roseman Bridge was constructed. It was later featured in the 1995 film "The Bridges of Madison County.
US and other nations fight in persian gulf war
Iowa expriences severr floods