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Steam Engine in McLean County about 1875
Steam Engine in McLean County about 1875
Resource Typeimage
TitleSteam Engine in McLean County about 1875
Coverage / Yearc. 1875
DescriptionA steam engine in McLean County about 1875.
InterpretationWith the prominence of railroads in McLean County in the late 1800s, farmers had easier means of transporting grain outside of the county.
Lesson Plans / ThemesHow we learn about communities; Communities and Geography; American Communities in History
Learning Standards15 Economics; 16 History; 18 Social systems
Author or CreatorMcLean County Historical Society, Bloomington, Ill.
Other ContributorsWalters, William D, Jr., 1942-
Source'The Heart of the Cornbelt: An Illustrated History of Corn Farming in McLean County,' by William D. Walters Jr.; ISBN 0-943788-15-3 (1997)
Subject / KeywordsMcLean County, Illinois; Steam engines; Railroads; Railroad locomotives;
Collection PublisherMcLean County Museum of History
Further InformationFor any further information related to this record, please contact the Collection Publisher. See http://images.library.uiuc.edu/projects/tdc for more information about this project.
Rights Management Statementhttp://images.library.uiuc.edu/projects/tdc/conditions.htm
Resource Identifiermch0264; IL MCLEAN AGR WAL - Figure 4:7a, p. 46
CONTENTdm file name1564617732002_mch0264.jpg
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