Is the mechanical reaper still used today?
Who built the first mechanical reaper?
What was the reaper made out of?
How did the mechanical reaper improve farming?
How many Reapers did McCormick sell?
How long did it take to build the mechanical reaper?
What did McCormick’s reaper do?
How was the reaper helpful to farmers?
How did the McCormick reaper affect the economy?
How did Cyrus McCormick treat his workers?
Why did Robert and Cyrus McCormick develop a mechanical reaper?
What percent of Americans today live and work on a farm?
In the 1800s, 90 percent of the population lived on farms; today it is around one percent.
How did Cyrus McCormick convince people to buy his mechanical reapers?
Who invented the harvesting machine?
Where was McCormick born?
How much is the McCormick family worth?
What Eli Whitney invented?
Where was Cyrus McCormick’s farm?
|Location||S of Staunton on U.S. 11 and Raphine Road at Walnut Grove, Steele’s Tavern, Virginia|
|Coordinates||37°56′2″N 79°13′4″WCoordinates: 37°56′2″N 79°13′4″W|
|Area||644 acres (261 ha)|
What clan does McCormick belong to?
|Region of origin||Ireland|
Did Cyrus McCormick have a wife?
Who owns McCormick?
What is Cormac?
The name Cormac is a boy’s name of Irish origin meaning “charioteer”. Both offbeat and upbeat, this evocative traditional Irish name that runs through Celtic mythology is known here via award-winning novelist Cormac McCarthy (born Charles).