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Slatted Corn Crib bins
Slatted Corn Crib bins
Resource Typeimage
TitleSlatted Corn Crib bins
Coverage / Year1850 to 1950
DescriptionBins at either side of corn cribs were designed to hold ear corn.
InterpretationSlatted sides of corn bins permitted circulation of air, which helped to dry the corn.
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 cribs; Storage facilities; Farms;
Collection PublisherMcLean County Museum of History
Further InformationFor any further information related to this record, please contact the Collection Publisher. See for more information about this project.
Rights Management Statement
Resource Identifiermch0229; IL MCLEAN AGR WAL - Figure 2:6, p. 20
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