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Tile Barn Remains
Tile Barn Remains
Resource Typeimage
TitleTile Barn Remains
Coverage / Yearc. 1972
DescriptionThe remains of this round tile barn include the walls. It is located north of Normal, Illinois.
InterpretationThis barn, like most built at its time, likely contained cattle. It was constructed around a central silo from which cattle could feed.
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; Tiles; Barns; Circular buildings; Silos
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 Identifiermch0305; IL MCLEAN AGR WAL - Figure 5:23, p. 74
CONTENTdm file name6715323832002_mch0305.jpg
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