- According to the document, what steps did the people of Iowa take in order to form a government? Why would these steps be important?
- What type of government was formed by the people of Iowa?
- What questions does this document leave you in regard to the boundaries of Iowa? What sources could you use to find the answers?
"An Act for the Admission of the State of Iowa into the Union," U.S. Congress, 28 December 1846. Courtesy of Library of Congress