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Field of Shocked Corn
Field of Shocked Corn
Resource Typeimage
TitleField of Shocked Corn
Coverage / Year1880 to 1930
DescriptionA field of shocked corn in McLean County shows how farmers prepared for the harvest.
InterpretationFarmers tied corn into shocks so it would stand up and dry out before it was harvested.
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-
Source'Just Corn: The Amaizing Story' exhibit, museum archives
Subject / KeywordsMcLean County, Illinois; Bloomington, Illinois; Fields; 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 Identifiermch0373
CONTENTdm file name6095819662002_mch0373.jpg
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