• Creator
  • McLean County Historical Society, Bloomington, Ill
  • Created Date
  • 7-18-00
  • Description
  • This hedge in Old Town Township, McLean County, is one of the few surviving examples of traditional trimming in the county. Hedging often took the place of fencing around farmers' fields. Early hedge rows were trimmed at armpit height. How we learn about communities; Communities and Geography; American Communities in History. 15 Economics; 16 History; 18 Social systems.
  • Format
  • Mch0219.jpg