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Plowing with Two Horses
Plowing with Two Horses
Resource Typeimage
TitlePlowing with Two Horses
Coverage / Year1908 to 1940
DescriptionA sketch of a farmer, with overalls, a beard, and straw hat, plowing behind two horses in a field with weeds.
InterpretationThis image is from Prairie Farmer, formerly Illinois Farmer, which was the most popular publication for farmers throughout the early 1900s. Many farmers read their copies cover to cover, as the publication tapped into their interests and lobbied on behalf of their needs.
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-
Source'Just Corn: The Amaizing Story' exhibit, museum archives
Subject / KeywordsFarmers; Farming; Whips; Cattle; Plowing; Ox teams; Prairies; Sketches
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 Identifiermch0387
CONTENTdm file name187619662002_mch0387.jpg
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