Women in a suite, Class of 1980

Women in a suite, Class of 1980

1980

Group in Seymour Union's Skylight roomWomen of the Class of 1962Dance in Post Hall lobbyROTC cadets with an automatic weaponStudents participating in Knox College's Repertory Theatre Term -- or "Rep Term," as it is commonly known --  building the set.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.Post Hall, suite 2, Class of 1985Cadet BandSiwash football graphicMembers 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. Freshman women's Green Ribbon Walk. Freshman men had to participate in a similar walk -- they wore green beanies instead of hats.Cast members of "Kiss Me Kate," featuring Professor of Theatre Robert Whitlatch.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." "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."Women golfers drinking pop on the course.A student watches a lunar eclipse through a welding mask."Galesburg's Tropical Paradise -- only $5190 a year" sign in a residence hall windowView of Seymour Library in the winterLadies enjoy the campus in the springtime.Women's cross country team at the boulder outside Memorial GymnasiumClass 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.Knox men walking on campusStudents playing in the leaves beneath the ginkgo tree in front of Seymour LibraryElection Day, American Guerilla vigilantesFour women help chalk the lines on a playing field.TKE fraternity partyTennis courtsPublication staff and students of the Knox College Radio station 90.7 WVKC.Aerial view of campus and the barracks/shacksSeymour Library study tableProfessor of Physics Charles Schulz '72 projecting a telescopic view of the lunar eclipse on the Gizmo Patio.Knox women outside the Knox ObservatoryClass of 1939 reunion pictureWomen in a suite, Class of 1980Old Main in winterStudents join hands during Homecoming in the "Snake Dance."Students performing at a Gizmo open mic.Knox College campus fox holes used for cadet training in WWI.Class of 1985 protest poster, "Don't preserve war machines like toys."Candy James '08, doing the long jump at a track eventWomen's basketball in the Women's Gymnasium, now the Auxiliary GymnasiumFlunk Day paradeFootball cheerleadersProfessor 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.Post Hall lobbyStudents and faculty in Founder's LoungeJanet Grieg Post, leader in 1937 renovation of Old Main and 1894 graduateThe Lincoln Room in Seymour Union, which  features the Lincoln-Douglas Debate mural.Student DJs in the WVKC 90.7 FM studio. WVKC is known as the Voice of Knox College.A "donkey basketball" game sponsored by the Delta Delta Delta sorority.Greek Week pie-eating contest in front of the Gizmo.Students in Russia for a "mini term" program with Prof. Momcilo Rosic, standing fourth from rightKnox College Women's basketballAcademic procession through Standish ParkGarfield Todd, former prime minister of Rhodesia, speaks with Knox studentsTri-Delta womenMembers of the Knox riding club, Thunder-on-the-Left, and the Women's Athletic Association, enjoying an afternoon at Green Oaks.The 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.Class Scrap/Pushbattle, the annual fall initiation of freshmen men by sophomore men on Willard FieldSquirrelHomecoming Parade float, "Spark Plug and Dr. Grogan"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. Knox battalion on Willard FieldPuddles synchronized swimming in the Lay Natatorium, Memorial GymnasiumThe Hearth, Alumni Hall basementStudents 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.Entry way and staircase of Seymour Student UnionLaboratory, George Davis HallCoed Knox rifle teamKnox women sewing costumes for the Centennial celebration on the steps of Alumni Hall.La Tuna group from Barcelona, Spain, plays in the Gizmo.Students playing cards in the Hearth, Alumni HallPhi Delta Theta's playing cardsWomen's  gym class wand workPlanting trees at Green OaksResidents of "The Ghetto," the nickname for the top floor of Seymour Hall,  plant a "Ghetto Rules" flag on the Old Main bell tower.Old Main, Alumni Hall, ObservatoryWomen in front of the Old Main "Knox College for Lincoln" banner.Mock Presidential convention at the Galesburg ArmoryPainting studio, Ford Center for the Fine ArtsKnox College women's archeryClara 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 RegattaNewspaper article about Knox College and Monmouth College 100th football gamePaul Richmond '39, George Durako '40, unidentified woman, looking through the telescope at the Knox Observatory.Arial view of campusCommencement processional through Standish ParkThe 100th Knox vs. Monmouth football game, otherwise known as the Bronze Turkey Game. Library circulation deskKnox basketball teamKnox College women's rifle teamTKE parade floatFive Knox football team membersOld Main in winter, on a "Season's Greetings" postcardKnox College GymnasiumKnox Siwash defeat Notre Dame Irish 12-5 at the Western "small-college championship" in Rock Island, IL.Knox Cadets lined up in front of Old MainCory Bieber '10 throws a fast pitch at a Knox College softball game.Donald Tchoypa '13 races for control of the ball in a Prairie Fire home soccer game.Greek women participating in the Greek Week events.Students of the Class of 1940  in front of Old MainStudents hold signs at the mock Democratic national convention.The Carnival of ClubsDanny Kizior '11 at the Homecoming game at the Knosher BowlStudents working in the mail roomInternational students performing at the International Fair.Women's Soccer, Christina Fortner '93Class of 1920 graduation processional at First Congregational ChurchKnox womenKnox women's volleyballA typical student dorm roomKnox College tie with pattern using the college sealStudents 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.Beanie crawlAerial view of campus including the former men's and women's infirmaries west of Seymour UnionMembers of the Knox College Choir's Madrigal singers process across the South Lawn of Old Main.Students playing on Flunk DayStudents at a Take Back the Night Rally.Students on the lawn behind Old Main blowing bubbles.Interior of the Knox College barracksActors rehearsing a train hold up for the Centennial celebration.Vice 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.Black WeekInternational studentMen's soccer action shotWomen of the Pan-Hellenic CouncilWVKC staff on the steps of Old MainThe 1917 Senior play, "Breezy's Point," at the Orpheum Theater.Founder's Day tea in elegant dressKnox student in the bookstore, Carithers Hall, Seymour UnionBarracks south of the gymMuddy student on Flunk DayProfessor 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.Jerry Evans '86 carrying  the college mace at Commencement.Knox women swimming at the Galesburg High School pool.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.The students of A.B.L.E. (Allied Blacks for Liberty and Equality) HouseFifty Year Club Garden party musiciansThe Class of 2008 awaits their diplomas at graduation.Classes of 1902 and 1903 at the Centenary celebration festivitiesThe 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).Baseball teamKnox students on campus with Dr. Harold Taylor, prominent educator, lecturer, author and former President of Sarah Lawrence College.Chemistry lab in Science Math CenterLisa Harrison '92  blowing bubbles at graduation festivities.Biology lab in George Davis HallWomen walking toward Old MainDance students practicing in Memorial GymProfessor 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.Maze for training a white rat in the psychology departmentMembers 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.  Students in front of Alumni HallKnox College students digging for a sandbag wall along the Mississippi River at the Centennial Bridge in Rock Island, IllinoisKnox College mailboxesPresident Roger Taylor '63 and Anne Taylor '63 with balloons walking out of T. Fleming Field House after Homecoming dinner 2008.May Day CelebrationDan Calandro '77 shooting during the 1974-1975 basketball season.Knox basketball conference championsStudents coming from Beecher ChapelGizmo patio ice skating rinkVeritas sealElection Day protestBiology lab, George Davis HallTwo men walking towards Alumni HallMilitary parade through Standish ParkThe gingko tree and Cedar Street in front of  Seymour libraryBrian Hastings '99 faces off against a Monmouth wrestler.Whiting Hall bowling alleyFlunk Day pie in the faceSeymour Hall north entranceKnox College women’s golf  teamBeta Theta Pi menStudents plant a garden during College for Kids summer program.Male cheerleaders at HomecomingWomen standing in front of Whiting Hall for sorority rushKnox College students building a sandbag wall along the Mississippi River at the Centennial Bridge in Rock Island, Illinois.Knox cheerleadersMock Democratic convention held in Memorial GymnasiumStudents during the Anti-Columbus Day Rally.Woman dancing on fieldA 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.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.George Davis Hall under construction.Parade down Main St. at SeminaryThe 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.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.Senator Bob Dole visits campus during his presidential run.Music faculty and studentsPhi Delta Theta fraternity canoe, Alumni Parade, Centenary CelebrationEric Kirchmann '91 (41) and Mike Schwalbach '91 (43) during a home basketball game.WWI cadets in the mess hall erected by the barracks, south of the gym.Beta Theta Pi menKnox women walking into Seymour Union, Alumni Hall, Old Main in backgroundOld Main in a lightning stormDandelion Day with students, custodian, Olaf Martin; President McClelland; Professor W.P. Drew; and Professor U. Quillan.Lombard bell tower in the spring timeThe Puddles synchronized swim team at the Lay Natatorium.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.Bowling alley in the basement of Seymour Student UnionFreshman orientation testsCast of the play "Much Ado About Nothing"The Old Jail with original covered porchKnox Basketball player, Dan Calandro '77, Coach Harley Knosher, Coach Tim Heimann '70Women’s debate teamStudents and faculty enjoy Pumphandle in Memorial Gymnasium.Alumni Hall TheaterWhiting Hall decorated for HomecomingStudent at Seymour Library circulation desk demonstrating book bag search policy with Knox College President, Inman FoxMuddy students on Flunk DayChemistry lab, George Davis HallBiology Club Homecoming float, "Sic 'em Siwash"President McCall indulging in "symbolism" at the Anti-Columbus Day Rally.Whiting Hall women on their way to chapel.Three different Knox sealsLadies at a Green Oaks camp outOld Main in winterKnox College Greek Women: Donna Paulick, Tri Delta, Michal Diabs, Pi Beta Phi, Mollie Miller, Pi Beta PhiStudent in the ceramic studio of the Ford Center for Fine Arts.White Sox game played at Willard Field.Jon Ripperger '86, playing baseballPost Hall dorm roomKnox Regatta spectatorsKnox College ObservatoryWith the deployment of men to Europe and the Pacific during WWII, the Class of 1945 was exclusively made up of women.Knox Regatta winning teamWomen's field hockeyPi Phi cookie shine
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