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Harvest Time Sketch
Harvest Time Sketch
Resource Typeimage
TitleHarvest Time Sketch
Coverage / Year1908 to 1940
DescriptionA harvest scene sketch of a farmer shocking corn, another harvesting it, and bundles of shocked corn scattered throughout the field.
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; 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; Corn shocks; Harvesting; Farmers; Farming; 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 Identifiermch0388
CONTENTdm file name3283718662002_mch0388.jpg
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