About this journal

Iowa Heritage Illustrated (ISSN: 1088-5943 (Print) ISSN: 2770-1948 (Online), ISSN-L 1088-5943) was a quarterly historical magazine published the State Historical Society of Iowa and edited by Ginalie Swaim. The title began with vol.77 no.1, spring 1996, continuing The Palimpsest. The last issue was vol.93 no.2, Summer 2014. Back issues are available.

The six titles published by the State Historical Society are:

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