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William L. Burlison
A series of photographs showing William L. Burlison (1882-1958), professor of Agronomy (1915-51) and head of Agronomy department (1920-51).
From left to right:
1915 - Burlison in cap and gown after completing a Ph.D. at University of Illinois.
1929 - Burlison addresses an outdoor crowd.
circa 1951 - Burlison seated in an office, presumably his own in 212 Davenport Hall.
All photos originally appeared in Leader, Agricultural Stateman, Friend, a tribute to Burlison published by the Illinois Crop Improvement Association in 1951.
Found in RS 8/6/22, Box 1, "Leader, Agricultural Statesman, Friend," 1951
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Illinois Crop Improvement Association
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