Marion Antoinette Richards Myles (1917-1969)

Dr. Marion Antoinette Richards Myles, a scientist with expertise in plant physiology, including the effects of drugs and hormones on plant growth, played a significant role in integrating higher education in the American South. In 1965, she became the first African American faculty member of the University of Mississippi Medical School, with … Read MoreMarion Antoinette Richards Myles (1917-1969)