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Lenze's Tinsmith Shop Advertisement
Lenze's Tinsmith Shop Advertisement
Resource Typeimage
TitleLenze's Tinsmith Shop Advertisement
Coverage / Yearc. 1900
DescriptionEmil Lenze manufactured tin, copper, and sheet iron ware, often for use in roofing and spouting in Bloomington.
InterpretationAlong with other tinsmiths, Emil Lenze located his workshop close to the railroad on the west side of Bloomington.
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; Tinsmithing; Tin; Roofing tiles; Copper industry; Sheet iron; Advertisements
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 Identifiermch0468
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