Music Man Square http://iowapublicradio.org en Fictional Iowans http://iowapublicradio.org/post/fictional-iowans <p>Iowa is home to a <a href="http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0097351/">baseball fan who sees ghosts</a>, one <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7N9C2JS9mWc">spunky librarian</a> who owns all the books in River City&#39;s library and a <a href="http://www.berkeleybreathed.com/pages/09bloomlibrary.asp">cat with presidential aspirations</a>.&nbsp; It is also the <a href="http://www.roadsideamerica.com/story/2081">future birthplace</a> of legendary starship commander <a href="http://www.imdb.com/character/ch0001448/">Capt. James T. Thu, 26 Sep 2013 19:11:05 +0000 Charity Nebbe & Sarah Boden 29690 at http://iowapublicradio.org Fictional Iowans Iowa's Music Man http://iowapublicradio.org/post/iowas-music-man <p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p>It has been 50 years since Meredith Willson's "The Music Man" premiered on stage (Dec. 19th, 1957). Our sound portrait of this talented Iowan extends back to his early days in radio. Audio courtesy of&nbsp;The Music Man Square Museum,&nbsp;Mason City Foundation and KGLO Radio. Sounds from the 1930s to 1960s, primarily in Mason City and Los Angeles.</p> Mon, 03 Dec 2007 05:00:00 +0000 Rick Fredericksen 13253 at http://iowapublicradio.org Iowa's Music Man