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Corn Belt Bank, Bloomington, Illinois
Corn Belt Bank, Bloomington, Illinois
Resource Typeimage
TitleCorn Belt Bank, Bloomington, Illinois
Coverage / Yearc. 1920
DescriptionThe Corn Belt Bank building in downtown Bloomington is six stories high, one of the tallest in the city. A horse and carriage wait on the street outside.
InterpretationBecause of the prominence of agriculture in McLean County, bankers capitalized on the need for farmers to have loans and savings.
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; Banks; Horses; Carriages & coaches;
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 Identifiermch0395 - Digital Images Master CD - museum archives
CONTENTdm file name328719462002_mch0395.jpg
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