- Age: 56
- Interview Date: 9/12/2008
- Interviewer: Mark R. DePue, Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum
- Interview Length: 59 minutes Sit Down Interview, 16 minutes Walk and Talk
- County: Livingston
- Myles Harston was born in Denver, Colorado in 1952 and grew up on a ranch in Utah. Myles moved to Illinois to help his father raise Arabian Horses, but in 2003 Myles moved to Flanagan, Illinois and started an aquaponics operation where he raises tilipia as well as grows vegetables for local markets.