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Traditional Cornfield Planting
Traditional Cornfield Planting
Resource Typeimage
TitleTraditional Cornfield Planting
Coverage / Yearc. 1995
DescriptionThis is an example of traditional cornfield planting, with multiple plants per hill and space between hills of corn.
InterpretationCorn was planted in rows with adequate space between so the plants would have room to grow.
Lesson Plans / ThemesHow we learn about communities; American communities in history;
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-
Source'The Heart of the Cornbelt: An Illustrated History of Corn Farming in McLean County,' by William D. Walters, Jr.; ISBN 0-943788-15-3 (1997)
Subject / KeywordsMcLean County, Illinois; Bloomington, Illinois; Corn; Farming; Farmers; Fences; Croplands; Plants;
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 Identifiermch0209; IL MCLEAN AGR WAL - Figure 1:10, p. 7
CONTENTdm file name5313318662002_mch0209.jpg
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