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Harvesting Corn on Funk Trust Farm
Harvesting Corn on Funk Trust Farm
Resource Typeimage
TitleHarvesting Corn on Funk Trust Farm
Coverage / Year1995
DescriptionA Cat Challenger grain cart and combine work in a cornfield on Funk Trust Farm near Shirley, Illinois, in October 1995.
InterpretationToday with combines, farmers can expect to harvest 100 acres of corn a day.
Lesson Plans / ThemesHow we learn about communities
Learning Standards15 Economics; 13 Science, Technology and Society; 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; Granaries; Combines (Agricultural machinery); Harvesting machinery; Corn
Collection PublisherMcLean County Museum of History
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Rights Management Statement
Resource Identifiermch0362; IL MCLEAN AGR WAL - Figure 8:12, p. 118
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