The gingko tree and Cedar Street in front of  Seymour library

The gingko tree and Cedar Street in front of Seymour library

SquirrelBiology lab, George Davis HallClass 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.Interior of the Knox College barracksStudents join hands during Homecoming in the "Snake Dance."Donald Tchoypa '13 races for control of the ball in a Prairie Fire home soccer game.Fifty Year Club Garden party musiciansEntry way and staircase of Seymour Student UnionThe 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.Post Hall dorm roomWomen golfers drinking pop on the course.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.Knox College mailboxesMale cheerleaders at HomecomingMaze for training a white rat in the psychology departmentActors 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.Newspaper article about Knox College and Monmouth College 100th football gameThe 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).Janet Grieg Post, leader in 1937 renovation of Old Main and 1894 graduateKnox College women’s golf  teamStudents and faculty in Founder's LoungeMusic faculty and studentsClasses of 1902 and 1903 at the Centenary celebration festivitiesStudents during the Anti-Columbus Day Rally.Woman dancing on fieldClass of 1939 reunion pictureLadies at a Green Oaks camp outWhiting Hall decorated for HomecomingKnox College women's archeryFour women help chalk the lines on a playing field.Women's field hockeyDance students practicing in Memorial GymGroup in Seymour Union's Skylight roomStudents playing in the leaves beneath the ginkgo tree in front of Seymour LibraryWomen in a suite, Class of 1980The 100th Knox vs. Monmouth football game, otherwise known as the Bronze Turkey Game. Three different Knox sealsDance in Post Hall lobbyOld Main in winterClass of 1920 graduation processional at First Congregational ChurchBiology lab in George Davis HallThe Lincoln Room in Seymour Union, which  features the Lincoln-Douglas Debate mural.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.Eric Kirchmann '91 (41) and Mike Schwalbach '91 (43) during a home basketball game.Students of the Class of 1940  in front of Old MainMock Presidential convention at the Galesburg ArmoryPost Hall lobbyKnox College Women's basketballStudents in front of Alumni HallThe Old Jail with original covered porchA student watches a lunar eclipse through a welding mask.Flunk Day pie in the faceBarracks south of the gymWomen in front of the Old Main "Knox College for Lincoln" banner.Freshman women's Green Ribbon Walk. Freshman men had to participate in a similar walk -- they wore green beanies instead of hats.Beta Theta Pi menKnox women swimming at the Galesburg High School pool.The students of A.B.L.E. (Allied Blacks for Liberty and Equality) HouseAerial view of campus and the barracks/shacksVeritas sealMock Democratic convention held in Memorial GymnasiumClass Scrap/Pushbattle, the annual fall initiation of freshmen men by sophomore men on Willard FieldSenator Bob Dole visits campus during his presidential run.Knox College women's rifle teamAcademic procession through Standish ParkMembers 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. Pi Phi cookie shinePlanting trees at Green OaksJerry Evans '86 carrying  the college mace at Commencement.A "donkey basketball" game sponsored by the Delta Delta Delta sorority.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.Paul Richmond '39, George Durako '40, unidentified woman, looking through the telescope at the Knox Observatory.Dan Calandro '77 shooting during the 1974-1975 basketball season.Professor 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.Siwash football graphicTKE fraternity partyGreek women participating in the Greek Week events."Galesburg's Tropical Paradise -- only $5190 a year" sign in a residence hall windowPuddles synchronized swimming in the Lay Natatorium, Memorial GymnasiumThe Carnival of ClubsThe Class of 2008 awaits their diplomas at graduation.Milton 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." Students on the lawn behind Old Main blowing bubbles.Presentation 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.WWI cadets in the mess hall erected by the barracks, south of the gym.Lisa Harrison '92  blowing bubbles at graduation festivities.Women's cross country team at the boulder outside Memorial GymnasiumClass of 1985 protest poster, "Don't preserve war machines like toys."Alumni Hall TheaterBiology Club Homecoming float, "Sic 'em Siwash"Knox womenAerial view of campus including the former men's and women's infirmaries west of Seymour UnionWomen of the Pan-Hellenic CouncilBaseball teamFreshman orientation testsKnox Regatta spectatorsStudents playing cards in the Hearth, Alumni HallKnox College students building a sandbag wall along the Mississippi River at the Centennial Bridge in Rock Island, Illinois.Bowling alley in the basement of Seymour Student UnionFounder's Day tea in elegant dressTwo men walking towards Alumni HallClara 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.Knox College GymnasiumPhi Delta Theta fraternity canoe, Alumni Parade, Centenary CelebrationKnox cheerleadersGarfield Todd, former prime minister of Rhodesia, speaks with Knox studentsJon Ripperger '86, playing baseballHomecoming Parade float, "Spark Plug and Dr. Grogan"Knox battalion on Willard FieldLibrary circulation deskThe 1917 Senior play, "Breezy's Point," at the Orpheum Theater.With the deployment of men to Europe and the Pacific during WWII, the Class of 1945 was exclusively made up of women.Students and faculty enjoy Pumphandle in Memorial Gymnasium.Students coming from Beecher ChapelProfessor of Physics Charles Schulz '72 projecting a telescopic view of the lunar eclipse on the Gizmo Patio.Seymour Library study tableThe 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.Tennis courtsBrian Hastings '99 faces off against a Monmouth wrestler.Knox Cadets lined up in front of Old MainKnox Siwash defeat Notre Dame Irish 12-5 at the Western "small-college championship" in Rock Island, IL.Candy James '08, doing the long jump at a track eventChemistry lab, George Davis HallCast of the play "Much Ado About Nothing"Knox women outside the Knox ObservatoryStudents playing on Flunk DayResidents of "The Ghetto," the nickname for the top floor of Seymour Hall,  plant a "Ghetto Rules" flag on the Old Main bell tower.Professor 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.Knox basketball conference championsDanny Kizior '11 at the Homecoming game at the Knosher BowlActors rehearsing a train hold up for the Centennial celebration.Flunk Day paradeKnox women sewing costumes for the Centennial celebration on the steps of Alumni Hall.Whiting Hall women on their way to chapel.Cast members of "Kiss Me Kate," featuring Professor of Theatre Robert Whitlatch.Football cheerleadersTKE parade floatKnox RegattaMembers 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.  Women’s debate teamStudents at a Take Back the Night Rally.Students working in the mail roomWomen of the Class of 1962Vice 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.Students performing at a Gizmo open mic.Election Day, American Guerilla vigilantesMilitary parade through Standish ParkOld Main, Alumni Hall, ObservatoryCoed Knox rifle teamKnox College ObservatoryKnox students on campus with Dr. Harold Taylor, prominent educator, lecturer, author and former President of Sarah Lawrence College.Laboratory, George Davis HallMembers of the Knox riding club, Thunder-on-the-Left, and the Women's Athletic Association, enjoying an afternoon at Green Oaks.Knox College tie with pattern using the college sealKnox men walking on campusLombard bell tower in the spring timeChemistry lab in Science Math CenterBeta Theta Pi menMuddy students on Flunk DayLa Tuna group from Barcelona, Spain, plays in the Gizmo.The Hearth, Alumni Hall basementMay Day CelebrationInternational students performing at the International Fair.Students participating in Knox College's Repertory Theatre Term -- or "Rep Term," as it is commonly known --  building the set.Student in the ceramic studio of the Ford Center for Fine Arts.ROTC cadets with an automatic weaponFive Knox football team membersThe Puddles synchronized swim team at the Lay Natatorium.Women standing in front of Whiting Hall for sorority rushProfessor 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.The gingko tree and Cedar Street in front of  Seymour libraryWomen walking toward Old MainStudent at Seymour Library circulation desk demonstrating book bag search policy with Knox College President, Inman FoxCadet BandWomen's basketball in the Women's Gymnasium, now the Auxiliary GymnasiumOld Main in a lightning stormKnox women walking into Seymour Union, Alumni Hall, Old Main in backgroundCrosses 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.Dandelion Day with students, custodian, Olaf Martin; President McClelland; Professor W.P. Drew; and Professor U. Quillan.President Roger Taylor '63 and Anne Taylor '63 with balloons walking out of T. Fleming Field House after Homecoming dinner 2008.Gizmo patio ice skating rinkKnox basketball teamOld Main in winterKnox Basketball player, Dan Calandro '77, Coach Harley Knosher, Coach Tim Heimann '70President McCall indulging in "symbolism" at the Anti-Columbus Day Rally.Post Hall, suite 2, Class of 1985Whiting Hall bowling alleyPhi Delta Theta's playing cardsStudents in Russia for a "mini term" program with Prof. Momcilo Rosic, standing fourth from rightWomen's Soccer, Christina Fortner '93Ladies enjoy the campus in the springtime.WVKC staff on the steps of Old MainMembers of the Knox College Choir's Madrigal singers process across the South Lawn of Old Main.A typical student dorm roomStudents plant a garden during College for Kids summer program.Student DJs in the WVKC 90.7 FM studio. WVKC is known as the Voice of Knox College.Women's  gym class wand workArial view of campusPainting studio, Ford Center for the Fine ArtsPublication staff and students of the Knox College Radio station 90.7 WVKC.International studentBeanie crawlSeymour Hall north entranceKnox women's volleyballGreek Week pie-eating contest in front of the Gizmo.White Sox game played at Willard Field.A 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.Commencement processional through Standish ParkMuddy student on Flunk Day"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."Knox Regatta winning teamElection Day protestView of Seymour Library in the winterCory Bieber '10 throws a fast pitch at a Knox College softball game.George Davis Hall under construction.Knox College Greek Women: Donna Paulick, Tri Delta, Michal Diabs, Pi Beta Phi, Mollie Miller, Pi Beta PhiParade down Main St. at SeminaryKnox College campus fox holes used for cadet training in WWI.Knox student in the bookstore, Carithers Hall, Seymour UnionStudents hold signs at the mock Democratic national convention.Rootabaga 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. Black WeekKnox College students digging for a sandbag wall along the Mississippi River at the Centennial Bridge in Rock Island, IllinoisTri-Delta womenMen's soccer action shotStudents 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.Old Main in winter, on a "Season's Greetings" postcard
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