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Illinois Heritage, Vol. 19, No. 5, September–October 2016
Illinois Heritage, Vol. 19, No. 5, September–October 2016

Illinois Heritage, Vol. 19, No. 5, September–October 2016



Table of Contents




  • To our readers
  • President’s message
  • Who knew: A bicentennial thought
  • ISHS News
  • The honor roll





  • Introduction to Agricultural Issue
  • Illinois Farm Bureau turns 100
  • Jacksonville steam show: A venture into the old world of steam machines
  • Green futures: African-American farming in Pembroke Township, Kankakee County
  • Forgotten Voices of Illinois History: Poor settlers on the prairie, Rebecca Burlends memoir
  • Alfred Montgomery: Unconventional ;farmer-painter' of corn
  • Dr. John Albert Kennicott: Illinois agriculturist, writer and educator
  • A.E. Staley, Decatur's agribusiness titan: How a North Carolina tobacco plug salesman became the world's king of corn and soy
  • The Al Cline place: A picturesque place of prairie productivity
  • Milk and dairying: A suggestion for celebrating the Illinois bicentennial
  • Illinois Women Artist series, Part 28: Alice Kellogg Tyler


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