• Creator
  • McLean County Historical Society, Bloomington, Ill
  • Created Date
  • 7-8-01
  • Description
  • Marvin Hougham stands next to a tile silo built about 1920 by his father. Entire ears of corn--husks and all--were chopped and blown into silos. This silage was slow to catch on, although advocated by college professors. Silos provided winter feed for cattle. How we learn about communities. 13 Science, Technology and Society; 15 Economics; 16 History.
  • Format
  • Mch0302.jpg