• Creator
  • McLean County Historical Society, Bloomington, Ill; Walters, William D, Jr., 1942-
  • Created Date
  • 6-3-02
  • Description
  • In downtown Bloomington, an archway of straw bales marks the entrance to tents set up for the annual Cornfest. The Corn Palace is in the background. Bloomington hosted an annual corn festival as a way to celebrate the harvest and show pride in its agricultural roots. American communities in history; Celebrations and Festivals. 16 History; 13 Science, Technology and Society; 15 Economics; 18 Social Systems.
  • Format
  • Mch0412.jpg