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Moving corn to elevator
Moving corn to elevator
Resource Typeimage
TitleMoving corn to elevator
Coverage / Year1995
DescriptionWith a barn in the background, a tractor pulls two wagons of grain to an elevator on the Beehn hog farm in the fall of 1995.
InterpretationBecause of diminishing railroads, ground transportation was necessary for transporting grain.
Lesson Plans / ThemesHow we learn about communities; American Communities in History
Learning Standards13 Science, Technology and Society; 15 Economics; 16 History;
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; Barns; Swine; Farms; Transportation; Tractors
Collection PublisherMcLean County Museum of History
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Resource Identifiermch0365; IL MCLEAN AGR WAL - Figure 8:15, p. 121
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