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Sellman's Blacksmith Shop Inside
Sellman's Blacksmith Shop Inside
Resource Typeimage
TitleSellman's Blacksmith Shop Inside
Coverage / Yearc. 1880
DescriptionHorses stand in waiting as horseshoes hang on the wall inside Ralph with Sellman's blacksmith shop.
InterpretationHorseshoeing was necessary in the county because horses were so necessary in agriculture, such as for pulling plows.
Lesson Plans / ThemesHow we learn about communities;
Learning Standards16 History; 13 Science, Technology and Society; 15 Economics; 18 Social Systems;
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 / KeywordsMcLean County, Illinois; Bloomington, Illinois; Forge shops; Blacksmithing; Blacksmiths; Horses; Horseshoes
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 Identifiermch0464
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