• Creator
  • McLean County Historical Society, Bloomington, Ill
  • Created Date
  • 7-18-00
  • Description
  • The farmer's grain elevator sits in Cooksville in 1910. If they could afford them, most farmers wanted grain elevators because they allowed for ease of storing and transfering grain. Often town elevators were built next to railroads to allow for easy filling of train cars. How we learn about communities; Communities and Geography; American Communities in History. 15 Economics; 16 History; 18 Social systems.
  • Format
  • Mch0267.jpg