Providing Simpson students with real world experience in the realm of public history and assisting other organizations in their Iowa history programming, the Iowa History Center has developed a number of internships for students in local public history settings. Students interested in applying for these internships should fill out an Internship Application Form.
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“This summer I was the history intern for the Greater Des Moines Partnership. I was able to do some research about what records the organization has been able to keep over the years. Some of the artifacts I discovered include an 1888 aerial photograph of downtown Des Moines (prior to the airplane), the 1927 visit of Charles Lindbergh to Des Moines, and so many other amazing and interesting things.”