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Walton Plow Shop
Walton Plow Shop
Resource Typeimage
TitleWalton Plow Shop
Coverage / Year1857 to 1897
DescriptionThe Walton Plow Shop manufactured plows and farm implements in downtown Bloomington from 1857 to the 1890s.
InterpretationBecause McLean County was so rich in agriculture, related businesses were successful.
Lesson Plans / ThemesHow we learn about communities;
Learning Standards16 History; 13 Science, Technology and Society; 15 Economics; 19-24 Physical Development and Health;
Author or CreatorMcLean County Historical Society, Bloomington, Ill.; Hartzold, Susan; Matejka, Michael, 1953-
Other ContributorsKoos, Greg, 1949-
LaBounty, Bill
Source'Made in McLean County' exhibit; museum archives
Subject / KeywordsBloomington, Illinois; McLean County, Illinois; Plows; Farming; Farmers; Equipment; Business people;
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.
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Resource Identifiermch0439
CONTENTdm file name89024102942002_mch0439.jpg
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