• Creator
  • McLean County Historical Society, Bloomington, Ill
  • Created Date
  • 7-18-00
  • Description
  • A migrant worker husks corn by hand in a cornfield in McLean County about 1910. Corn, in the first 30 years of the 20th century, in McLean County was still husked by hand. Each fall, hundreds of migrant workers were drawn into the county for the harvest. How we learn about communities; Communities and Geography; American Communities in History. 15 Economics; 16 History; 18 Social systems.
  • Format
  • Mch0283.jpg