• Creator
  • McLean County Historical Society, Bloomington, Ill
  • Created Date
  • 7-18-00
  • Description
  • Griesheim's clothing store runs an ad for the Bloomington Cornfest. Local merchants thrived during the cornfest because it brought many people into town. Several ran ads promoting their stores and the event. When it began, the cornfest coincided with local store sales. How we learn about communities; Communities and Geography; American Communities in History; Celebrations and Festivals. 15 Economics; 16 History; 18 Social systems.
  • Format
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