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Illinois Tractor Advertisement
Illinois Tractor Advertisement
Resource Typeimage
TitleIllinois Tractor Advertisement
Coverage / Year1919
DescriptionThe Illinois Tractor Company in Bloomington promised "the lowest priced tractor in the world."
InterpretationTractors began to emerge in McLean County in the early 20th century, with metal wheels precluding rubber tires.
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; Tractors; Advertisements; Plows
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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