The Iowa Constitution and Its Origins in Old Capitol

Thursday, October 5 at 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Old Capitol Museum, Senate Chambers
1 North Clinton Street, Iowa City, Iowa
When the delegates to Iowa’s constitutional conventions met in Old Capitol in the mid-19th century, what were their biggest arguments about?  Which still-standing building served as a hotel where some of the delegates stayed?  And where in Old Capitol is the mysterious copper box?  We will spend a lively evening discussing these and other things concerning the important work that Iowa’s founders did in Old Capitol more than a century and a half ago.