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Sommer Bros. Float in 1947 Corn Bowl Parade
Sommer Bros. Float in 1947 Corn Bowl Parade
Resource Typeimage
TitleSommer Bros. Float in 1947 Corn Bowl Parade
Coverage / Year1947
DescriptionA Sommer Bros. Seed Co. float travels in the 1947 Corn Bowl parade.
InterpretationA parade was held in anticipation of the Corn Bowl, a football game held on Thanksgiving between North Central College and Southern Illinois University.
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; Corn; Floats (Parades); Parades & processions; Football
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 Identifiermch0319; IL MCLEAN AGR WAL - Figure 6:12, p. 84
CONTENTdm file name640023832002_mch0319.jpg
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