“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Harrison County, Iowa

Clickable Map of Harrison County, Iowa and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil;; J.J.Prats/dc:title> Harrison County, IA (5) Crawford County, IA (3) Monona County, IA (1) Pottawattamie County, IA (28) Shelby County, IA (25) Burt County, NE (1) Washington County, NE (13)  HarrisonCounty(5) Harrison County (5)  CrawfordCounty(3) Crawford County (3)  MononaCounty(1) Monona County (1)  PottawattamieCounty(28) Pottawattamie County (28)  ShelbyCounty(25) Shelby County (25)  BurtCountyNebraska(1) Burt County (1)  WashingtonCounty(13) Washington County (13)
Logan is the county seat for Harrison County
Adjacent to Harrison County, Iowa
      Crawford County (3)  
      Monona County (1)  
      Pottawattamie County (28)  
      Shelby County (25)  
      Burt County, Nebraska (1)  
      Washington County, Nebraska (13)  
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1 Iowa, Harrison County, Missouri Valley — 3389 Miles from New York to San Francisco... Join the Ride!
In 1912, there were approximately one million motor vehicles registered in the United States but few good roads. Most of the roads outside of urban areas were dirt that turned to mud when wet. Long-distance travel by car was still very much a . . . Map (db m162418) HM
2 Iowa, Harrison County, Missouri Valley — Agriculture in the Loess Hills
Ninety percent of Iowa's land area is in agriculture, the highest of any state in the United States. As you travel the roads in Iowa, you will notice most of the crops are one of two types: corn or soybeans. Corn Native to central Mexico, where . . . Map (db m162420) HM
3 Iowa, Harrison County, Missouri Valley — Loess Hills of Western Iowa
Loess Light-weight grains of feldspar, quartz, and mica are the material of loess. It is homogenous, clayless, and porous. The Hills are strengthened with a dry climate and endangered by erosion when excessive moisture occurs. The . . . Map (db m162417) HM
4 Iowa, Harrison County, Missouri Valley — Missouri Valley Veterans' Memorial
Left column God Bless America Seals of Armed Forces Center column In Honor of All Those Who Served This Great Nation in War and Peace Time American Flag . . . Map (db m30575) WM
5 Iowa, Harrison County, Missouri Valley — Terracing in the Loess Hills
The Loess Hills of Western Iowa are made of wind-blown soils that are highly susceptible to erosion if not protected by a patchwork of conservation practices. All throughout the Loess Hills region, farmers use multiple practices, placed in specific . . . Map (db m162419) HM
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May. 30, 2023