- McLean County Historical Society, Bloomington, Ill
- University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, University Library
James A. Stephens erected this brick farmhouse in Mount Hope Township in 1877. Stephens' farm illustrates efforts famers made to plant trees around their homes. In addition, the barn has a gable, or double-pitch roof, which offered extra space for hay storage. How we learn about communities; Communities and Geography; American Communities in History. 15 Economics; 16 History; 18 Social systems.
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