National Geographic : 1931 May
THE NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC MAGAZINE WATERWAYS AIDED THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE PRAIRIE STATE This 75-mile canal extends from Hennepin on the Illinois to a point below Rock Island on the Mississippi. Here, near Milan, it broadens considerably and is partly covered by a mass of yellow lotus. U .auonal Ireograplic ociety Finlay Direct Color Photographs THE DEPARTMENT OF CONSERVATION MAINTAINS NUMEROUS GAME FARMS At Yorkville, quail and pheasants are bred for restocking State game preserves. The group in the enclosure includes ring-necked, silver, golden and Amherst pheasants.