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Illinois Tractor Advertisement
Illinois Tractor Advertisement
Resource Typeimage
TitleIllinois Tractor Advertisement
Coverage / Yearc. 1920
DescriptionThis advertisement from the Illinois Silo and Tractor company promotes a demonstration of a tractor that plows, plants, harrows, and discs the corn.
InterpretationIn order for new farm machinery to be seen, sellers had to hold demonstrations that educated farmers on the machines' capabilities.
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 / KeywordsMcLean County, Illinois; Bloomington, Illinois; Advertisements; Tractors; Demonstrations
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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