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  • Memoir tracks the life, decline and death of an Illinois family farm

    University of Illinois emeritus professor of biochemistry Robert Switzer's new memoir traces the 75-year history of his family's dairy farm in northwestern Illinois.

    University of Illinois emeritus professor of biochemistry Robert Switzer's new memoir traces the 75-year history of his family's dairy farm in northwestern Illinois.

    Photo by L. Brian Stauffer

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      University of Illinois emeritus professor of biochemistry Robert Switzer's new memoir traces the 75-year history of his family's dairy farm in northwestern Illinois.

      Photo by L. Brian Stauffer

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      Robert Switzer narrates a slide show about the book, which was published by the Center for American Places at Columbia College Chicago.

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      A barn on the Allison-Switzer farm.

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