Showcasing American Agriculture: The History of Corn in America

The Corn Items Collectors Association takes a broad look at America's agricultural heritage through this unique hobby.

Pride of Georgia corn sheller
Jim Sorrell's Pride of Georgia sheller. "It's one of my favorites," Jim admits. "There are not many of them." Several years passed before he was able to persuade the previous owner to part with it. "And you know it's all about the hunt," he says. "Once I got it, it was like taking a pin to a balloon. There was just a big let-down."
Photo by Leslie C. McManus