Miles named the first professor of agriculture | 150 Engage Illinois Office of Corporate Relations
Celebrating our Sesquicentennial 1867-2017

Professor Manly Miles, considered the nation’s foremost professor of agriculture, came to Illinois from the Michigan Agricultural College (later Michigan State University) on June 9, 1875.

Jun 09, 1875
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Manly Miles
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