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Corn Crib Building
Corn Crib Building
Resource Typeimage
TitleCorn Crib Building
Coverage / Yearc. 1890
DescriptionThe side of a wooden corn crib building with ears poking through gaps in the slats of wood. It appears to have a metal roof.
InterpretationBefore metal silos and grain bins were available, farmers had to store corn in corn cribs of wood.
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 cribs; Buildings; Storage facilities; Silos
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 Identifiermch0392 - Digital Images Master CD - museum archives
CONTENTdm file name187020562002_mch0392.jpg
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