Conference and Short Course Programs, 1906-07, 1923, 1933, 1936-
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Brief Description:

Printed announcements of courses in city milk supply (1904, 1907) and dairying (1907), a conference on dairying called by the Committee on Illinois Agricultural Policy (1923), a program and abstracts for the 1933 annual meeting of the American Dairy Science Association, ice cream manufacturers short courses (1936-42, 1950-51), and announcements and programs for conferences, courses and schools (1937, 1941-42, 1947-51).

The series also includes Illini Dairy Facts Roundup announcement, program and booklet (1969) and International Animal Agriculture Seminar material (1968).  The series also includes Illinois Dairy Day Programs and Reports (1984-  ).

Held at:
University of Illinois Archives
19 Library
1408 W. Gregory Dr.
Urbana, IL 61820
Phone: (217) 333-0798
Fax: (217) 333-2868
Email: illiarch [at]
Record Series Number: 8/8/813
Created by: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Department of Dairy Science
Volume: 0.3 cubic feet
Acquired: 9/63
Arrangement: Chronological
Biographical Note for University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Department of Dairy Science :

The establishment of a dairy at the University of Illinois was first recommended in 1876 in the Head Farmer's report.1 In 1902, Dairy Husbandry was recognized as an independent department under the College of Agriculture.2 The Department of Dairy Husbandry became the Department of Dairy Production in 1947.3 In 1949, the name of the Department was changed again and became the Dairy Science Department.4 In 1985, the department merged into the Animal Science Department.

1. Board of Trustees Transactions, 8th Report, September 13, 1876, p. 202.

2. Board of Trustees Transactions, 22nd Report, October 25, 1902, p. 24.

3. Board of Trustees Transactions, 44th Report, October 30, 1947, p. 885.

4. Board of Trustees Transactions, 45th Report, April 21, 1949, p. 332.

Subject Index
Milk Marketing
Languages of Materials
English [eng]