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Martin Flynn's Mansion and Barn at Living History Farms’ was constructed by Martin and Ellen Flynn in the early 1870s. Martin Flynn, like many men in 1870, made his initial fortune in railroad construction.

Martin Flynn's Mansion and Barn at Living History Farms’ was constructed by Martin and Ellen Flynn in the early 1870s. Martin Flynn, like many men in 1870, made his initial fortune in railroad construction.

Norman Ernest Borlaug was born March 24, 1914, on his grandparents' farm 11 miles southwest of Cresco. Norman Borlaug's scientific mind and hard work have saved millions of people around the world from starvation. Many say that no single person has done as much as he has to alleviate hunger.

Norman Ernest Borlaug was born March 24, 1914, on his grandparents' farm 11 miles southwest of Cresco. Norman Borlaug's scientific mind and hard work have saved millions of people around the world from starvation. Many say that no single person has done as much as he has to alleviate hunger.

Famous Iowans - Roswell Garst | The Des Moines Register | DesMoinesRegister.com

Famous Iowans - Roswell Garst | The Des Moines Register | DesMoinesRegister.com

Harry Reasoner was a journalist for CBS News and anchored ABC Evening News, and he was a founder of 60 Minutes.

Harry Reasoner was a journalist for CBS News and anchored ABC Evening News, and he was a founder of 60 Minutes.

April 11 1951 President Truman fires Douglas McArthur | This Day in Presidential History (Truman Fires MacArthur)

April 11 1951 President Truman fires Douglas McArthur | This Day in Presidential History (Truman Fires MacArthur)

Bess Streeter Aldrich (1881 - 1954) --author of With a Lantern in her Hand

Bess Streeter Aldrich (1881 - 1954) --author of With a Lantern in her Hand

Chief Black Hawk, the reason Iowans are called "Hawkeyes," was a reluctant Iowan. He put up a fight because he had to live here.

Chief Black Hawk, the reason Iowans are called "Hawkeyes," was a reluctant Iowan. He put up a fight because he had to live here.

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