• Creator
  • McLean County Historical Society, Bloomington, Ill; Walters, William D, Jr., 1942-
  • Created Date
  • 6-3-02
  • Description
  • A farmer's elevator in Cooksville, Illinois, has siding on all sides. A fence leads to the elevator, which has a shingled roof. Grain elevators were often located near railroads for easy loading into train cars, which could carry grain to larger markets. How we learn about communities. 16 History; 13 Science, Technology and Society; 15 Economics; 18 Social Systems.
  • Format
  • Mch0411.jpg