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Feasting on Sweet Corn at the Corn Bowl
Feasting on Sweet Corn at the Corn Bowl
Resource Typeimage
TitleFeasting on Sweet Corn at the Corn Bowl
Coverage / Year1948
DescriptionDuring the Corn Bowl, patrons sit at long tables and dine on sweet corn in celebration.
InterpretationThe Corn Bowl football game, which started in 1947, coincided with an annual corn festival.
Lesson Plans / ThemesHow we learn about communities; Communities and Geography; American Communities in History; Celebrations and Festivals
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; Eating & drinking; Festivals; Football
Collection PublisherMcLean County Museum of History
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Rights Management Statement
Resource Identifiermch0321; IL MCLEAN AGR WAL - Figure 6:14, p. 86
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