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Funk's 90-Day Corn Advertisement
Funk's 90-Day Corn Advertisement
Resource Typeimage
TitleFunk's 90-Day Corn Advertisement
Coverage / Yearc. 1900
DescriptionThis ad for Funk's 90-Day Corn provides photos and descriptions of the company's high yielding corn.
InterpretationFunk's 90-Day Corn was one of the seed company's early products. It was bred for the northern margins of the Cornbelt where growing season was short. Eugene Funk invented the corn in 1892.
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; Advertisements; Corn; Seed trade
Collection PublisherMcLean County Museum of History
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Rights Management Statement
Resource Identifiermch0287; IL MCLEAN AGR WAL - Figure 5:5, p. 62
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