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Funk Brothers Seed Advertisement
Funk Brothers Seed Advertisement
Resource Typeimage
TitleFunk Brothers Seed Advertisement
Coverage / Yearc. 1900
DescriptionIn order to promote their hybrids, Funk Brothers Seed Company advertised their new products. This ad for 90-day corn ran about 1900.
Interpretation90-Day corn was designed to grow quickly, so farmers could plant it later in the season if early seed failed to grow.
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; Advertisements; Seed trade; Corn; Hybrids
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 Identifiermch0401 - Digital Images Master CD - museum archives
CONTENTdm file name15720562002_mch0401.jpg
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