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Man holding cornstalks
Man holding cornstalks
Resource Typeimage
TitleMan holding cornstalks
Coverage / Yearc. 1880
DescriptionA man dressed in a vest and tie holds up a complete corn plant in each hand, each about 11 feet high.
InterpretationThe higher the corn grew, the prouder farmers were of their crop. Tall corn generally meant high yields.
Lesson Plans / ThemesHow we learn about communities;
Learning Standards16 History; 13 Science, Technology and Society; 15 Economics; 18 Social Systems;
Author or CreatorMcLean County Historical Society, Bloomington, Ill.; Walters, William D, Jr., 1942-
Other ContributorsHartzold, Susan
Koos, Greg, 1949-
LaBounty, Bill
SourceExtra images from 'Just Corn: The Amaizing Story', museum exhibit, 1997
Subject / KeywordsMcLean County, Illinois; Bloomington, Illinois; Corn
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 Identifiermch0394 - Digital Images Master CD - museum archives
CONTENTdm file name8593221362002_mch0394.jpg
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