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Drag Roller
Drag Roller
Resource Typeimage
TitleDrag Roller
Coverage / Yearc. 1880
DescriptionThis drawing shows a drag roller, a rotating cylinder on one end and a hitch on the other.
InterpretationFarmers used drag rollers to break up clods and help level the fields before planting.
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; Sketches; Corn
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 Identifiermch0243; IL MCLEAN AGR WAL - Figure 3:3, p. 31.
CONTENTdm file name968521632002_mch0243.jpg
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