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The 1917 Senior play, "Breezy's Point," at the Orpheum Theater.Class of 1920 graduation processional at First Congregational ChurchDanny Kizior '11 at the Homecoming game at the Knosher BowlOld Main in winterWoman dancing on fieldThe gingko tree and Cedar Street in front of  Seymour libraryPainting studio, Ford Center for the Fine ArtsLadies at a Green Oaks camp outBeta Theta Pi menJanet Grieg Post, leader in 1937 renovation of Old Main and 1894 graduateAcademic procession through Standish ParkWomen's basketball in the Women's Gymnasium, now the Auxiliary GymnasiumCrosses 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.Members of the Knox College Choir's Madrigal singers process across the South Lawn of Old Main.Students at a Take Back the Night Rally.Group in Seymour Union's Skylight roomKnox women outside the Knox ObservatoryWomen in front of the Old Main "Knox College for Lincoln" banner.Parade down Main St. at SeminaryCandy James '08, doing the long jump at a track eventResidents of "The Ghetto," the nickname for the top floor of Seymour Hall,  plant a "Ghetto Rules" flag on the Old Main bell tower.Biology lab in George Davis HallWomen walking toward Old MainCast members of "Kiss Me Kate," featuring Professor of Theatre Robert Whitlatch.Seymour Library study tableKnox women sewing costumes for the Centennial celebration on the steps of Alumni Hall.Bowling alley in the basement of Seymour Student UnionStudents 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.Students plant a garden during College for Kids summer program.Publication staff and students of the Knox College Radio station 90.7 WVKC.Women in a suite, Class of 1980Cast of the play "Much Ado About Nothing"Newspaper article about Knox College and Monmouth College 100th football gameTennis courtsKnox students on campus with Dr. Harold Taylor, prominent educator, lecturer, author and former President of Sarah Lawrence College.Women standing in front of Whiting Hall for sorority rushClass Scrap/Pushbattle, the annual fall initiation of freshmen men by sophomore men on Willard FieldActors rehearsing a train hold up for the Centennial celebration.Knox women swimming at the Galesburg High School pool.Arial view of campusKnox College mailboxesMock Presidential convention at the Galesburg ArmoryAlumni Hall TheaterLa Tuna group from Barcelona, Spain, plays in the Gizmo.With the deployment of men to Europe and the Pacific during WWII, the Class of 1945 was exclusively made up of women.Lisa Harrison '92  blowing bubbles at graduation festivities.Women's  gym class wand workStudents playing in the leaves beneath the ginkgo tree in front of Seymour LibraryCadet BandKnox women walking into Seymour Union, Alumni Hall, Old Main in backgroundGreek Week pie-eating contest in front of the Gizmo.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. Dan Calandro '77 shooting during the 1974-1975 basketball season.Knox womenKnox Regatta spectatorsMembers 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.  Commencement processional through Standish ParkKnox College women's rifle teamBeanie crawlFour women help chalk the lines on a playing field.Laboratory, George Davis HallBarracks south of the gymPost Hall, suite 2, Class of 1985Ladies enjoy the campus in the springtime.Black Week"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."Entry way and staircase of Seymour Student UnionSiwash football graphicOld Main in a lightning stormA student watches a lunar eclipse through a welding mask.Pi Phi cookie shineCoed Knox rifle teamClass 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.Women golfers drinking pop on the course.International studentThe Carnival of ClubsStudents in front of Alumni HallKnox College students building a sandbag wall along the Mississippi River at the Centennial Bridge in Rock Island, Illinois.Knox RegattaKnox College students digging for a sandbag wall along the Mississippi River at the Centennial Bridge in Rock Island, IllinoisStudents playing cards in the Hearth, Alumni HallWhiting Hall bowling alleyWhite Sox game played at Willard Field.Knox College Greek Women: Donna Paulick, Tri Delta, Michal Diabs, Pi Beta Phi, Mollie Miller, Pi Beta PhiStudents working in the mail roomCory Bieber '10 throws a fast pitch at a Knox College softball game.SquirrelStudent DJs in the WVKC 90.7 FM studio. WVKC is known as the Voice of Knox College.Freshman women's Green Ribbon Walk. Freshman men had to participate in a similar walk -- they wore green beanies instead of hats.Aerial view of campus including the former men's and women's infirmaries west of Seymour UnionPhi Delta Theta's playing cardsKnox men walking on campusMay Day CelebrationKnox College women's archeryJerry Evans '86 carrying  the college mace at Commencement.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." Homecoming Parade float, "Spark Plug and Dr. Grogan"Knox College GymnasiumMock Democratic convention held in Memorial GymnasiumStudents playing on Flunk DayOld Main in winterWomen of the Class of 1962The 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.Library circulation deskProfessor of Physics Charles Schulz '72 projecting a telescopic view of the lunar eclipse on the Gizmo Patio.Students join hands during Homecoming in the "Snake Dance."Whiting Hall women on their way to chapel.The Lincoln Room in Seymour Union, which  features the Lincoln-Douglas Debate mural.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.View of Seymour Library in the winterStudent in the ceramic studio of the Ford Center for Fine Arts.A "donkey basketball" game sponsored by the Delta Delta Delta sorority.President Roger Taylor '63 and Anne Taylor '63 with balloons walking out of T. Fleming Field House after Homecoming dinner 2008.Fifty Year Club Garden party musiciansKnox College ObservatoryAerial view of campus and the barracks/shacksMuddy student on Flunk DayA 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.Muddy students on Flunk DayMilitary parade through Standish ParkKnox Basketball player, Dan Calandro '77, Coach Harley Knosher, Coach Tim Heimann '70President McCall indulging in "symbolism" at the Anti-Columbus Day Rally.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.The Old Jail with original covered porchInternational students performing at the International Fair.Senator Bob Dole visits campus during his presidential run.Classes of 1902 and 1903 at the Centenary celebration festivitiesProfessor 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.Clara 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 student in the bookstore, Carithers Hall, Seymour UnionThe Class of 2008 awaits their diplomas at graduation.Biology Club Homecoming float, "Sic 'em Siwash"Students in Russia for a "mini term" program with Prof. Momcilo Rosic, standing fourth from rightClass of 1985 protest poster, "Don't preserve war machines like toys."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.Knox battalion on Willard FieldStudents during the Anti-Columbus Day Rally.Class of 1939 reunion picturePost Hall lobbyBiology lab, George Davis HallKnox basketball conference championsWomen's field hockeyKnox College tie with pattern using the college sealMaze for training a white rat in the psychology departmentThe 100th Knox vs. Monmouth football game, otherwise known as the Bronze Turkey Game. Students coming from Beecher ChapelKnox College women’s golf  teamMusic faculty and studentsStudents and faculty enjoy Pumphandle in Memorial Gymnasium.Baseball teamKnox Regatta winning teamKnox Cadets lined up in front of Old MainMembers 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 orientation testsWWI cadets in the mess hall erected by the barracks, south of the gym."Galesburg's Tropical Paradise -- only $5190 a year" sign in a residence hall windowFive Knox football team membersStudents hold signs at the mock Democratic national convention.TKE parade floatWomen’s debate teamChemistry lab in Science Math CenterPuddles synchronized swimming in the Lay Natatorium, Memorial GymnasiumThe students of A.B.L.E. (Allied Blacks for Liberty and Equality) HouseStudents performing at a Gizmo open mic.Jon Ripperger '86, playing baseballBrian Hastings '99 faces off against a Monmouth wrestler.Founder's Day tea in elegant dressChemistry lab, George Davis HallGizmo patio ice skating rinkMen's soccer action shotPlanting trees at Green OaksStudents participating in Knox College's Repertory Theatre Term -- or "Rep Term," as it is commonly known --  building the set.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.The Puddles synchronized swim team at the Lay Natatorium.Football cheerleadersElection Day, American Guerilla vigilantesStudents and faculty in Founder's LoungeStudent at Seymour Library circulation desk demonstrating book bag search policy with Knox College President, Inman FoxROTC cadets with an automatic weaponKnox women's volleyballFlunk Day paradeKnox College Women's basketballOld Main in winter, on a "Season's Greetings" postcardInterior of the Knox College barracksWomen's Soccer, Christina Fortner '93Greek women participating in the Greek Week events.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).Male cheerleaders at HomecomingKnox College campus fox holes used for cadet training in WWI.Lombard bell tower in the spring timeThe 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.Women's cross country team at the boulder outside Memorial GymnasiumGeorge Davis Hall under construction.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 Siwash defeat Notre Dame Irish 12-5 at the Western "small-college championship" in Rock Island, IL.Flunk Day pie in the faceWhiting Hall decorated for HomecomingWomen of the Pan-Hellenic CouncilDance in Post Hall lobbyStudents 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.Dance students practicing in Memorial GymThree different Knox sealsSeymour Hall north entranceStudents on the lawn behind Old Main blowing bubbles.Veritas sealTwo men walking towards Alumni HallOld Main, Alumni Hall, ObservatoryMembers of the Knox riding club, Thunder-on-the-Left, and the Women's Athletic Association, enjoying an afternoon at Green Oaks.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.Students of the Class of 1940  in front of Old MainKnox basketball teamTKE fraternity partyEric Kirchmann '91 (41) and Mike Schwalbach '91 (43) during a home basketball game.Knox cheerleadersGarfield Todd, former prime minister of Rhodesia, speaks with Knox studentsElection Day protestBeta Theta Pi menWVKC staff on the steps of Old MainPaul Richmond '39, George Durako '40, unidentified woman, looking through the telescope at the Knox Observatory.A typical student dorm roomActors 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.Dandelion Day with students, custodian, Olaf Martin; President McClelland; Professor W.P. Drew; and Professor U. Quillan.Tri-Delta womenThe Hearth, Alumni Hall basementPost Hall dorm roomDonald Tchoypa '13 races for control of the ball in a Prairie Fire home soccer game.Phi Delta Theta fraternity canoe, Alumni Parade, Centenary Celebration
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