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Harvesting Corn with Horses
Harvesting Corn with Horses
Resource Typeimage
TitleHarvesting Corn with Horses
Coverage / Yearc. 1900
DescriptionPiles of corn ears lie on the ground of a harvest row. A team of horses stands at the end of the row of harvested corn and the rest of the unharvested field is on the left.
InterpretationBefore combines came into use, a team of oxen or horses was used to harvest corn, still on the ear. Later, the corn was removed from the ear via the combine.
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.; Walters, William D, Jr., 1942-
Other ContributorsHartzold, Susan
Koos, Greg, 1949-
LaBounty, Bill
SourceExtra images from 'Just Corn: The Amaizing Story', museum exhibit, 1997
Subject / KeywordsMcLean County, Illinois; Bloomington, Illinois; Corn; Harvesting machinery; Horses
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 Identifiermch0409 - Digital Images Master CD - museum archives
CONTENTdm file name7184619462002_mch0409.jpg
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