The corn belt / produced by Indiana University Audio-Visual Center.
- Main contributor
Indiana University. Audio-Visual Center
Shows the importance of corn as an economic commodity. Illustrates the nature of the corn belt of the United States by utilizing sixty-one widely scattered locations. Emphasizes the role of corn as a food crop for early pioneers and as a factor in the "Westward Movement." Develops the interrelationships between corn farming, railroads, villages, and cities. Explains how farm mechanization, the development of hybrid seeds, and fertilizers have increased production with the resulting rise in the farmers' standard of living.
Akin, Wallace E.; Jones, Daisy Marvel, 1906-; Syester, Charles E., 1927-; Barton, Thomas Frank, 1905-; Indiana University. Audio-Visual Center
Indiana University, Audio-Visual Center
Educational films.; Documentary films.; Nonfiction films.; Short films.
Corn; Corn as food; Corn as feed
- Physical Description
1 film reel (17 min.) : sound, black and white ; 16 mm
Also issued in color.
Educational authors: Wallace E. Akin, Daisy M. Jones, Charles E. Syester; consultant, Thomas F. Barton.
Statement of Responsibility
produced by Indiana University Audio-Visual Center.
- Other Identifiers
Catalog Key: 7824067; OCLC: ocn913894136; OCLC: 913894136
This item is accessible by: the public.