• Creator
  • McLean County Historical Society, Bloomington, Ill
  • Created Date
  • 7-18-00
  • Description
  • McLean County, Illinois, men pose for a picture during a barn raising. Barn raisings gave men the opportunity to socialize. Barn raising was traditionally an occasion for the people of a community to come together for a day or a weekend to help build a house or a barn. The men would work on the building and the women would prepare the food for everyone to share. How we learn about communities; Communities and Geography; American Communities in... more
    McLean County, Illinois, men pose for a picture during a barn raising. Barn raisings gave men the opportunity to socialize. Barn raising was traditionally an occasion for the people of a community to come together for a day or a weekend to help build a house or a barn. The men would work on the building and the women would prepare the food for everyone to share. How we learn about communities; Communities and Geography; American Communities in History; Building a better home for the three little pigs. 16 History; 18 Social systems. less
  • Format
  • Mch0070.jpg