• Creator
  • McLean County Historical Society, Bloomington, Ill
  • Created Date
  • 7-18-00
  • Description
  • This corn mortar was used by early McLean County settler John Moore for pounding corn. Early tools for making practical use of corn were primitive. This corn mortar allowed users to ground up corn so it could be used for cooking. How we learn about communities; Communities and Geography; American Communities in History; Settling in the Midwest. 15 Economics; 16 History; 18 Social systems.
  • Format
  • Mch0204.jpg