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The Heartland

Collected by: Ames High School

Archived since: Jan, 2009

Description:

Midwest Culture west of the Mississippi River.

Subject:   Midwest Culture

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URL: http://2008floods.lee.net/

Description: This is site covers all aspects of the 2008 floods of Iowa. It shows how the floods had a great impact on Iowa life and how deeply people were affected.

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URL: http://www.agdepartment.com/

Description: This is the site of the North Dakota Department of Agriculture. It portrays strengths and weaknesses of the agriculture in North Dakota.

Captured 7 times between Feb 11, 2009 and Apr 01, 2009

URL: http://www.amesart.org/

Description: Ames may not be seen first as a center for the arts, but this website is dedicated to the advertisement and glorification of art in Ames.

Captured 7 times between Feb 18, 2009 and Apr 01, 2009

URL: http://www.amestrib.com/

Description: The local paper of Ames, Iowa, is the Ames Tribune. This newspaper displays all the events and topics of concern for the citizens of Ames.

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URL: http://www.ci.des-moines.ia.us/

Description: Des Moines is the capital city of Iowa. It offers a lot of cultural and buisness opportunities to the state of Iowa and has been vital to the growth of the state. This site in particular displays all the opportunities that may be found in Des Moines.

Captured 11 times between Jan 21, 2009 and Apr 01, 2009

URL: http://www.cityofames.org/

Description: The city of Ames website provides information about the city goverment as well as information about upcoming events and and important information about Ames.

Captured 8 times between Feb 11, 2009 and Apr 01, 2009

URL: http://www.clarksd.com/

Description: The website of Clark, SD. A small town not unlike the hundreds of other small towns in the Heartland.

Captured 7 times between Feb 18, 2009 and Apr 01, 2009

URL: http://www.desmoinesregister.com/

Description: This is the website for one of the most popular newspapers in Iowa, the Des Moines Register. It covers local as well as national and global issues, and it portrays the values that people in Iowa deem as important.

Captured 8 times between Feb 11, 2009 and Apr 01, 2009

URL: http://www.dnr.state.mn.us/

Description: This is the site of the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. It displays Minnesota's resources and lists many activities that are popular in Minnesota. It also allows for user input, which is important because that way it can show what daily life in Minnesota is like.

Captured 8 times between Feb 11, 2009 and Apr 01, 2009

URL: http://www.exploreminnesota.com/

Description: This site focuses on promoting tourism in Minnesota. It portrays life in Minnesota, and it helps people understand what values are important to Minnesota's people.

Captured 8 times between Feb 11, 2009 and Apr 01, 2009

URL: http://www.ifbf.org/

Description: Since our topic is the heartland, we needed to show a very important part of the midwest: agriculture. The Iowa Farm Bureau has all the updates involved in modern agriculture as well as other current events that are important to farmers in the state of Iowa.

Captured 11 times between Jan 21, 2009 and Apr 01, 2009

URL: http://www.iowa.com/

Description: This website provides a litle bit of everything when it comes to information about iowa. It has information about the government, popular dining and the floods of 2008 that ravaged the state of Iowa.

Captured 8 times between Feb 11, 2009 and Apr 01, 2009

URL: http://www.iowa.gov/

Description: This website was crawled because of its excellent description of the system of government in Iowa. It also provides information and resources to Iowa's citizens.

Captured 11 times between Jan 21, 2009 and Apr 01, 2009

URL: http://www.iowacaucus.org/

Description: The Iowa Caucus is the first in the nation. It is definitly a determining factor in national elections and ignites the political race at a lightning pace. It is one of the biggest events in Iowa and is a huge opportunity for politicians.

Captured 8 times between Feb 11, 2009 and Apr 01, 2009

URL: http://www.iowaculturalcoalition.org/

Description: The Iowa Cultural Coalition serves as the main advocacy, technical assistance and communications network available to people and organizations who create and appreciate all forms of art, historic preservation, museums, science, and culture.

Captured 7 times between Feb 18, 2009 and Apr 01, 2009

URL: http://www.iowademocrats.org/

Description: This is the site of the Iowa Democratic Party. It shows the values of Iowa Democrats, and gives a user an insight into Iowa politics.

Captured 8 times between Feb 11, 2009 and Apr 01, 2009

URL: http://www.iowadnr.gov/

Description: Natural resources are a major concern today for any state. Iowa is no exception. This site not only provides information about hunting sites and licenses, but also adresses the environmental concerns of Iowans.

Captured 8 times between Feb 11, 2009 and Apr 01, 2009

URL: http://www.iowafarmertoday.com/

Description: Iowa Farmer Today is a site dedicated specifically to farming in Iowa. It provides informationa and current events that are important to Iowa farmers.

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URL: http://www.iowaflood.com/

Description: This website shares the photos, videos and stories of Iowans affected by the floods of 2008. The floods of 2008 were the biggest natural disaster in Iowan history and displayed the Iowan sense of community and family with how the state came together to make a difference.

Captured 8 times between Feb 11, 2009 and Apr 01, 2009

URL: http://www.iowalifechanging.com/

Description: This site's goal is to improve communities throughout Iowa. This site focuses on improving the daily life of Iowans who were left devastated after the floods.

Captured 8 times between Feb 11, 2009 and Apr 01, 2009

URL: http://www.iowansforvotingintegrity.org

Description: This is the site for the organization 'Iowans for Voting Integrity'. This organization warns against the dangers of electronic ballots, and wants to have accurate voting on paper.

Captured 8 times between Feb 11, 2009 and Apr 01, 2009

URL: http://www.lhf.org/

Description: History is very important to Iowans and that is shown at Living History Farms. Living History Farms is a place where visitors experience first-hand what it was like to live on an Ioway Indian farm, on a pioneer farmstead, in an early Iowa town, and other locations.

Captured 8 times between Feb 11, 2009 and Apr 01, 2009

URL: http://www.lifeintheusa.com/food/midwest.htm

Description: This website portrays how an average person in the midwest prepares foods. Food can really show how a culture lives and that is what this web page does.

Captured 7 times between Feb 18, 2009 and Apr 01, 2009

URL: http://www.lwvia.org/

Description: This is the site for the League of Women Voters of Iowa. This organization urges women to get involved in politics and are opening new opportunities for future generations.

Captured 8 times between Feb 11, 2009 and Apr 01, 2009

URL: http://www.minnesota-visitor.com/

Description: This site focuses on the many activities that a person can participate in while in Minnesota, and really portrays life in Minnesota.

Captured 8 times between Feb 11, 2009 and Apr 01, 2009

URL: http://www.mnculturechange.org/

Description: The Minnesota Culture Change Coalition is an organization who is working on providing a long-term health program to improve the daily lives of people living in Minnesota.

Captured 8 times between Feb 11, 2009 and Apr 01, 2009

URL: http://www.mo.gov/

Description: This website was chosen because it decribes the government of Missouri very accurately. It provides information and resources to the citizens of Missouri.

Captured 11 times between Jan 21, 2009 and Apr 01, 2009

URL: http://www.nd.gov/

Description: Government is the most important part of any state. This is why we chose to archive the state government website for South Dakota. This site accurately describes the system of government in North Dakota and has resources for its citizens.

Captured 11 times between Jan 21, 2009 and Apr 01, 2009

URL: http://www.ndgop.org/

Description: This is the site of the North Dakota Republican party. This site displays how politics plays a role in North Dakotan life, as well as offering opportunities for youth to get involved with politics.

Captured 8 times between Feb 11, 2009 and Apr 01, 2009

URL: http://www.nfo.org/

Description: Agriculture is obviously an important aspect of the Midwest. The National Farmers Organization is a website where farmers can be updated on current events that affect them. This website also offers information about crops and advice about how to run a farm.

Captured 11 times between Jan 21, 2009 and Apr 01, 2009

URL: http://www.sd.gov/

Description: This site describes the government of South Dakota. It provides information about topics of concern and other resources to the citizens of South Dakota.

Captured 11 times between Jan 21, 2009 and Apr 01, 2009

URL: http://www.startribune.com/

Description: Any city is only as good as its major newspaper. The Star Tribune is the major newspaper of Minnesota. This website is full of current events and the topics that are important to the people of Minnesota.

Captured 11 times between Jan 21, 2009 and Apr 01, 2009

URL: http://www.state.mn.us/

Description: We chose this website to complete the collection of state websites. This website is a fair representation of the state and shows the main attributes of the state.

Captured 11 times between Jan 21, 2009 and Apr 01, 2009

URL: http://www.stpaul.gov/

Description: This is the website of the city of St. Paul, Minnesota. This site is a branching point for many different activities, organizations, and allows the users to experience Minnesotan life in St. Paul just by reading about the city and taking in the sights.

Captured 8 times between Feb 11, 2009 and Apr 01, 2009

URL: http://www.traveliowa.com/

Description: Iowa is not known to be a huge vacation spot, but this website proves that Iowa has a lot to offer a families looking to have an eventful and enjoyable vacation. From the Blank Park Zoo to the Antique Car Museum of Iowa, there is a lot to see in this heartland.

Captured 8 times between Feb 11, 2009 and Apr 01, 2009

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