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Bloomington Trunk Factory Advertisement
Bloomington Trunk Factory Advertisement
Resource Typeimage
TitleBloomington Trunk Factory Advertisement
Coverage / Yearc. 1874
DescriptionThe Bloomington Trunk Factory manufactured trunks, satchels, valises, and traveling bags in Bloomington in the late 1800s.
InterpretationMany local Bloomington businesses, such as this one, advertised in the city directories. Bloomington was home to various merchants.
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; Luggage; Merchants; Factories; Business people; Industry; Luggage; 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.
Rights Management Statement
Resource Identifiermch0426
CONTENTdm file name5153321652002_mch0426.jpg
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