Male cheerleaders at Homecoming

Male cheerleaders at Homecoming

1970s

The Knox Galesburg Symphony in Harbach Theatre, Ford Center for the Fine Arts. The symphony, conducted by Professor of Music Bruce Polay, celebrates its 60th year during the 2011-2012 season.Beta Theta Pi menKnox women's volleyball"Ghetto Rules" flag atop Old Main's Bell Tower. The flag was planted by residents of the top floor of Seymour Hall, otherwise known as "The Ghetto."Men's soccer action shotBiology Club Homecoming float, "Sic 'em Siwash"Mock Democratic convention held in Memorial GymnasiumWomen's cross country team at the boulder outside Memorial GymnasiumWomen's field hockeyKnox women swimming at the Galesburg High School pool.The 100th Knox vs. Monmouth football game, otherwise known as the Bronze Turkey Game. A dorm room in the Quad -- Knox's main student housing area, which is a series of buildings that form a square on the south side of campus.Cadet BandPi Phi cookie shineStudents playing on Flunk DayClara A. Abbott Emeritius Professor of Biology, Bill Geer, Illinois Professor of the Year in 1990 and Honorary Degree Recipient in 2007.  He is best known for his research on fruit flies and establishment of the Fly Lab, which was one of the first research labs on campus to utilize students.TKE parade floatSeymour Hall north entranceOld Main in winter, on a "Season's Greetings" postcardMilitary parade through Standish ParkFour women help chalk the lines on a playing field.Knox Siwash defeat Notre Dame Irish 12-5 at the Western "small-college championship" in Rock Island, IL.Women's Soccer, Christina Fortner '93A "donkey basketball" game sponsored by the Delta Delta Delta sorority.Knox womenPhi Delta Theta's playing cardsClass of 1939 reunion picturePresident McCall indulging in "symbolism" at the Anti-Columbus Day Rally.Aerial view of campus and the barracks/shacksWomen’s debate teamA student watches a lunar eclipse through a welding mask.Veritas sealFreshman women's Green Ribbon Walk. Freshman men had to participate in a similar walk -- they wore green beanies instead of hats.Garfield Todd, former prime minister of Rhodesia, speaks with Knox studentsFlunk Day paradeKnox College women's archeryA group of Knox College students pose with a banner shortly before the group left Galesburg for Washington D.C. to protest the military involvement in the Middle East.Painting studio, Ford Center for the Fine ArtsPhi Delta Theta fraternity canoe, Alumni Parade, Centenary CelebrationWhiting Hall bowling alleyKnox student in the bookstore, Carithers Hall, Seymour UnionStudents on the lawn behind Old Main blowing bubbles.Women golfers drinking pop on the course.Alumni Hall TheaterJon Ripperger '86, playing baseballElection Day, American Guerilla vigilantesJanet Grieg Post, leader in 1937 renovation of Old Main and 1894 graduateKnox students on campus with Dr. Harold Taylor, prominent educator, lecturer, author and former President of Sarah Lawrence College.Cast members of "Kiss Me Kate," featuring Professor of Theatre Robert Whitlatch.Knox College tie with pattern using the college sealStudents excercising in the E. & L. Andrew Fitness Center. Named in honor of Trustee Laurel J. Andrew '86 and her parents, Ed and Edie Andrew, who, along with other family members and family foundations, provided the lead gifts for the 13,000 square foot facility.Tennis courtsKnox College Women's basketballDance students practicing in Memorial GymStudents and faculty in Founder's LoungeA typical student dorm roomOld Main in a lightning stormThe Hearth, Alumni Hall basementNewspaper article about Knox College and Monmouth College 100th football gameMembers of the Knox riding club, Thunder-on-the-Left, and the Women's Athletic Association, including women's physical education instructor Evelyn Bielefeldt (in checked coat on the left), on a wagon ride at Green Oaks. Knox basketball conference championsGroup in Seymour Union's Skylight roomWomen in a suite, Class of 1980President Roger Taylor '63 and Anne Taylor '63 with balloons walking out of T. Fleming Field House after Homecoming dinner 2008.Knox College GymnasiumThe Lincoln Room in Seymour Union, which  features the Lincoln-Douglas Debate mural.Women standing in front of Whiting Hall for sorority rushWith the deployment of men to Europe and the Pacific during WWII, the Class of 1945 was exclusively made up of women.Whiting Hall women on their way to chapel.Students line up to board the Gizmobile, a bus service provided by Knox College between New York and Galesburg to help students with the cost of transportation.Dandelion Day with students, custodian, Olaf Martin; President McClelland; Professor W.P. Drew; and Professor U. Quillan.Crosses on the South Lawn  and a symbolic body hung from a tree beneath a banner of Che Guevara on Old Main were all part of the Election Day protest.Women of the Class of 1962Old Main, Alumni Hall, ObservatoryThe Class of 2008 awaits their diplomas at graduation.Interior of the Knox College barracksROTC cadets with an automatic weaponView of Seymour Library in the winterKnox Regatta winning teamLadies at a Green Oaks camp outFlunk Day pie in the faceStudents in front of Alumni HallLombard bell tower in the spring timeKnox College ObservatoryBeanie crawlDonald Tchoypa '13 races for control of the ball in a Prairie Fire home soccer game.The Goal Post, or the "Geep" as it was commonly known, was a popular snack bar located at 256 S. Cedar Street (close to the current FIJI house).Woman dancing on fieldKnox cheerleadersWVKC staff on the steps of Old Main"Galesburg's Tropical Paradise -- only $5190 a year" sign in a residence hall windowStudents working in the mail roomThree different Knox sealsMilton L. Comstock (left), in mathematics, Albert Hurd (right) in natural sciences, and George Churchill (standing), principal of the Knox Academy, the College's preparatory school, who joined the faculty in 1855, were dubbed "The Great Triumvirate." Knox College campus fox holes used for cadet training in WWI.Knox women sewing costumes for the Centennial celebration on the steps of Alumni Hall.Muddy student on Flunk DayStudents playing in the leaves beneath the ginkgo tree in front of Seymour LibraryStudents participating in Knox College's Repertory Theatre Term -- or "Rep Term," as it is commonly known --  building the set.The Old Jail with original covered porchDanny Kizior '11 at the Homecoming game at the Knosher BowlElection Day protestStudents join hands during Homecoming in the "Snake Dance."Actors rehearsing a train hold up for the Centennial celebration.Male cheerleaders at HomecomingGeorge Davis Hall under construction.Members of the Knox College Choir on tour in Europe. Led by Choir Director Creston Klingman, the Choir visited nine countires and ultimately performed at the Brussels' World Fair.  Chemistry lab, George Davis HallFootball cheerleadersKnox College Greek Women: Donna Paulick, Tri Delta, Michal Diabs, Pi Beta Phi, Mollie Miller, Pi Beta PhiStudents performing at a Gizmo open mic.Mock Presidential convention at the Galesburg ArmoryClass Scrap/Pushbattle, the annual fall initiation of freshmen men by sophomore men on Willard FieldKnox RegattaLadies enjoy the campus in the springtime.The Carnival of ClubsRootabaga Jam Jazz festival at the Orpheum Theater in 2001. The annual event mixes internationally recognized jazz artists and regional talent, including Knox students, faculty, and alumni. Women in front of the Old Main "Knox College for Lincoln" banner.Candy James '08, doing the long jump at a track eventSquirrelProfessor Peter Schramm, Watson Bartlett Professor of  Biology, with students.  Schramm taught at Knox from 1965 to 1995 and has been integral in the stewardship of Green Oaks.Professor Bill Brady, English, taught at Knox from 1962 until 1994 when he retired.  He was beloved by generations of Knox students for his Shakespeare classes.Women of the Pan-Hellenic CouncilMuddy students on Flunk DayMay Day CelebrationPresentation of the Lombard College bell to Knox College. Galesburg's second prairie college, Lombard had to close its doors due to financial issues and graduated its last class in 1930. Students who did not have enough credits to graduate were invited to transfer to Knox ,without loss of academic standing, to finish their education.Classes of 1902 and 1903 at the Centenary celebration festivitiesCory Bieber '10 throws a fast pitch at a Knox College softball game.Student in the ceramic studio of the Ford Center for Fine Arts.Knox women walking into Seymour Union, Alumni Hall, Old Main in backgroundStudents in Russia for a "mini term" program with Prof. Momcilo Rosic, standing fourth from rightKnox College students building a sandbag wall along the Mississippi River at the Centennial Bridge in Rock Island, Illinois.Members of the Knox riding club, Thunder-on-the-Left, and the Women's Athletic Association, enjoying an afternoon at Green Oaks.Students plant a garden during College for Kids summer program.Students during the Anti-Columbus Day Rally.Dance in Post Hall lobbyAcademic procession through Standish ParkKnox men walking on campusProfessor of Physics Charles Schulz '72 projecting a telescopic view of the lunar eclipse on the Gizmo Patio.Founder's Day tea in elegant dressStudents of the Class of 1940  in front of Old MainThe Knosher Bowl. Constructed in the mid-1960s and originally known as the Knox Bowl, Knox's unique football field underwent a $1.8 million renovation during  summer 2008 and was named in honor of long-time Knox coach and athletic director Harley Knosher.Baseball teamEntry way and staircase of Seymour Student UnionTwo men walking towards Alumni HallPaul Richmond '39, George Durako '40, unidentified woman, looking through the telescope at the Knox Observatory.Post Hall dorm roomKnox College women's rifle teamHomecoming Parade float, "Spark Plug and Dr. Grogan"WWI cadets in the mess hall erected by the barracks, south of the gym.Women's  gym class wand workPost Hall lobbyKnox College women’s golf  teamLibrary circulation deskThe students of A.B.L.E. (Allied Blacks for Liberty and Equality) HouseOld Main in winterBrian Hastings '99 faces off against a Monmouth wrestler.The gingko tree and Cedar Street in front of  Seymour libraryPost Hall, suite 2, Class of 1985Class Scrap/Pushbattle, a dangerous battle meant to alleviate hostility between freshmen and sophomore men. The score was 0-0, a stalemate, but a victory for all of campus.Arial view of campusProfessor William Ripperger, an unidentified student, Gus Sampaio, Fabio Van Roon, Gregg Bieser, Joseph Fernando and (seated) Brian McGee in the Computer Center, Umbeck Science-Mathematics Center.Greek women participating in the Greek Week events.Bowling alley in the basement of Seymour Student UnionFreshman orientation testsGizmo patio ice skating rinkMembers of the Knox College Choir's Madrigal singers process across the South Lawn of Old Main.International students performing at the International Fair.Black WeekKnox women outside the Knox ObservatoryThe Puddles synchronized swim team at the Lay Natatorium.Cast of the play "Much Ado About Nothing"Students at a Take Back the Night Rally.Whiting Hall decorated for HomecomingLaboratory, George Davis HallStudent DJs in the WVKC 90.7 FM studio. WVKC is known as the Voice of Knox College.Chemistry lab in Science Math CenterMaze for training a white rat in the psychology departmentBarracks south of the gymThe 1917 Senior play, "Breezy's Point," at the Orpheum Theater.Publication staff and students of the Knox College Radio station 90.7 WVKC.Knox Basketball player, Dan Calandro '77, Coach Harley Knosher, Coach Tim Heimann '70Women walking toward Old MainParade down Main St. at SeminaryKnox basketball teamBiology lab, George Davis HallStudents and faculty enjoy Pumphandle in Memorial Gymnasium.Five Knox football team membersCoed Knox rifle teamEric Kirchmann '91 (41) and Mike Schwalbach '91 (43) during a home basketball game.Puddles synchronized swimming in the Lay Natatorium, Memorial GymnasiumLa Tuna group from Barcelona, Spain, plays in the Gizmo.Fifty Year Club Garden party musiciansBiology lab in George Davis HallDan Calandro '77 shooting during the 1974-1975 basketball season.Senator Bob Dole visits campus during his presidential run.Commencement processional through Standish ParkBeta Theta Pi menTri-Delta womenMusic faculty and studentsLisa Harrison '92  blowing bubbles at graduation festivities.Actors recreate a scene from one of Galesburg's most famous statues -- renowned Civil War nurse Mother Bickerdyke caring for a Union soldier --  for the Centennial celebration. Mother Bickerdyke's statue can still be seen on the Knox County Courthouse lawn, directly across from the Knox campus.TKE fraternity partyVice President George Bush speaks at a the Knox County Republicans' Lincoln Day dinner, held at Knox; on the platform are Gov. James Thompson, Vice President Bush, KnoxCounty Republican Charman Frank Gustine '60, and Barbara Bush.Seymour Library study tableGreek Week pie-eating contest in front of the Gizmo.Women's basketball in the Women's Gymnasium, now the Auxiliary GymnasiumStudent at Seymour Library circulation desk demonstrating book bag search policy with Knox College President, Inman FoxResidents of "The Ghetto," the nickname for the top floor of Seymour Hall,  plant a "Ghetto Rules" flag on the Old Main bell tower.Knox Cadets lined up in front of Old MainKnox battalion on Willard FieldClass of 1920 graduation processional at First Congregational ChurchWhite Sox game played at Willard Field.Students coming from Beecher ChapelInternational studentAerial view of campus including the former men's and women's infirmaries west of Seymour UnionKnox College students digging for a sandbag wall along the Mississippi River at the Centennial Bridge in Rock Island, IllinoisClass of 1985 protest poster, "Don't preserve war machines like toys."Students hold signs at the mock Democratic national convention.The cover of "At Good Old Siwash" by George Fitch, copyright 1911. The popular novel presented a humorous depiction of a fictional college in a small Midwestern town and is where Knox's former nickname, Siwash, originated. Fitch graduated from Knox in 1897.Knox Regatta spectatorsOld Main in winterJerry Evans '86 carrying  the college mace at Commencement.Planting trees at Green OaksSiwash football graphicStudents playing cards in the Hearth, Alumni HallKnox College mailboxes
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