• Creator
  • McLean County Historical Society, Bloomington, Ill
  • Created Date
  • 7-18-00
  • Description
  • This Merna grain elevator, photographed in 1997, is no longer in operation. Once McLean County had one of the highest densities of railroad tracks in the world. As railroad tracks have been abandoned, elevators had to be shut down or adjust to shipping only by truck. How we learn about communities; Communities and Geography; American Communities in History. 15 Economics; 16 History; 18 Social systems.
  • Format
  • Mch0268.jpg