McCormick Farm in Steeles Tavern, Virginia
Cyrus McCormick invented the mechanical reaper here, automating farm field work and revolutionizing the agriculture industry. Once a year, the old McCormick Mill water wheel turns during a festival that celebrates the inventor's roots.
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...photo by Hank Zimmerman