• Creator
  • McLean County Historical Society, Bloomington, Ill
  • Created Date
  • 7-18-00
  • Description
  • The first illustration of maize in the herbals from De Historia Stirpium of Leonhard Fuchs. Corn was used and recognized by the Europeans in the 16th century after Columbus' arrival prompted subsequent expeditions. How we learn about communities; Communities and Geography; American Communities in History. 15 Economics; 16 History; 18 Social systems.
  • Format
  • Mch0223.jpg