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Hayes-Custer Building, Normal, Illinois
Hayes-Custer Building, Normal, Illinois
Resource Typeimage
TitleHayes-Custer Building, Normal, Illinois
Coverage / Year1900 to 1950
DescriptionThe Hayes-Custer Company manufactured stoves, gas ranges, and furnaces in Normal. It was located near the railroad tracks.
InterpretationMany large companies located themselves near railroad tracks for easy shipping to far cities.
Lesson Plans / ThemesHow we learn about communities;
Learning Standards16 History; 13 Science, Technology and Society; 15 Economics;
Author or CreatorMcLean County Historical Society, Bloomington, Ill.; Hartzold, Susan; Matejka, Michael, 1953-;
Other ContributorsKoos, Greg, 1949-
LaBounty, Bill
Subject / KeywordsMcLean County, Illinois; Normal, Illinois; Stoves; Furnaces; Coal; Railroad tracks;
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 Identifiermch0434
CONTENTdm file name6872517152002_mch0434.jpg
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