- McLean County Historical Society, Bloomington, Ill
- University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, University Library
Melvin Hendricks, a farm hand, uses one of the first tractors in McLean County in 1935. Melvin Hendricks began working as a farm hand in 1932 at the age of 21 during the Great Depression. In 1935, he used one of the first tractors in the area in his field. How we learn about communities; Communities and Geography; American Communities in History. 15 Economics; 16 History; 18 Social systems.
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