• Creator
  • McLean County Historical Society, Bloomington, Ill; Walters, William D, Jr., 1942-
  • Created Date
  • 6-3-02
  • Description
  • A sketch of a farmer, with overalls, a beard, and straw hat, plowing behind two horses in a field with weeds. This 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. How we learn about communities. 16 History; 13 Science, Technolog... more
    A sketch of a farmer, with overalls, a beard, and straw hat, plowing behind two horses in a field with weeds. This 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. How we learn about communities. 16 History; 13 Science, Technology and Society; 15 Economics; 18 Social Systems. less
  • Format
  • Mch0387.jpg