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World map of spread of corn
World map of spread of corn
Resource Typeimage
TitleWorld map of spread of corn
Coverage / Year1492 to Present
DescriptionThis color world map shows where corn orignated and how and when it spread across the globe.
InterpretationCorn, originally known as maize, took time to be recognized and grown throughout the world. Not until European explorers landed in America did it begin to disperse outside of North America.
Lesson Plans / ThemesHow we learn about communities; European Explorers
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; Maps; Maize
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 Identifiermch0405 - Digital Images Master CD - museum archives
CONTENTdm file name8431119462002_mch0405.jpg
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