2002 Poweshiek County - Fannie Buchanan

Iowa 4-H Hall of Fame Inductees

2002 Poweshiek County - Fannie Buchanan

 

2002 Poweshiek County - Fannie Buchanan

Fannie Buchanan became involved in the 4-H music program in the 1920’s.  She wrote 5 4-H songs that became part of 4-H memories across the nation.  “The Plowing Song”, dedicated to farm boys, and “Dreaming”, for 4-H girls, were introduced at National 4-H Club Camp in 1927.  Previously, during World War I Fannie organized music and recreation activities with War Camp Community Service.

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