Knox cheerleaders

Knox cheerleaders

1950 - 1951

Student at Seymour Library circulation desk demonstrating book bag search policy with Knox College President, Inman FoxGreek Week pie-eating contest in front of the Gizmo.Women in front of the Old Main "Knox College for Lincoln" banner.Knox women outside the Knox ObservatoryWVKC staff on the steps of Old MainCommencement processional through Standish ParkThe Hearth, Alumni Hall basementA student watches a lunar eclipse through a welding mask.The Class of 2008 awaits their diplomas at graduation.Knox students on campus with Dr. Harold Taylor, prominent educator, lecturer, author and former President of Sarah Lawrence College.Post Hall dorm roomView of Seymour Library in the winterBeta Theta Pi menLibrary circulation deskStudents 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.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.The 100th Knox vs. Monmouth football game, otherwise known as the Bronze Turkey Game. Cast members of "Kiss Me Kate," featuring Professor of Theatre Robert Whitlatch.Women walking toward Old MainPaul Richmond '39, George Durako '40, unidentified woman, looking through the telescope at the Knox Observatory.The students of A.B.L.E. (Allied Blacks for Liberty and Equality) HouseFlunk Day pie in the faceThe 1917 Senior play, "Breezy's Point," at the Orpheum Theater.Students and faculty in Founder's LoungeTri-Delta womenKnox College students digging for a sandbag wall along the Mississippi River at the Centennial Bridge in Rock Island, IllinoisKnox student in the bookstore, Carithers Hall, Seymour UnionWhiting Hall bowling alleyKnox womenBeanie crawlMen's soccer action shotA 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.International studentTKE parade floatLadies enjoy the campus in the springtime.Knox College campus fox holes used for cadet training in WWI.Knox battalion on Willard FieldSeymour Library study tableWith the deployment of men to Europe and the Pacific during WWII, the Class of 1945 was exclusively made up of women.Barracks south of the gymFreshman women's Green Ribbon Walk. Freshman men had to participate in a similar walk -- they wore green beanies instead of hats.Classes of 1902 and 1903 at the Centenary celebration festivitiesPresident McCall indulging in "symbolism" at the Anti-Columbus Day Rally.Entry way and staircase of Seymour Student UnionGizmo patio ice skating rinkMembers of the Knox riding club, Thunder-on-the-Left, and the Women's Athletic Association, enjoying an afternoon at Green Oaks.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.Students performing at a Gizmo open mic.Knox College Greek Women: Donna Paulick, Tri Delta, Michal Diabs, Pi Beta Phi, Mollie Miller, Pi Beta PhiClass 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.Newspaper article about Knox College and Monmouth College 100th football gameKnox basketball conference championsA "donkey basketball" game sponsored by the Delta Delta Delta sorority.Class of 1920 graduation processional at First Congregational ChurchBlack WeekMembers of the Knox College Choir's Madrigal singers process across the South Lawn of Old Main.Student DJs in the WVKC 90.7 FM studio. WVKC is known as the Voice of Knox College.Students in front of Alumni HallSeymour Hall north entranceKnox College GymnasiumKnox Regatta spectatorsGroup in Seymour Union's Skylight roomThe 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.George Davis Hall under construction.Academic procession through Standish ParkWomen's  gym class wand workFlunk Day paradePresentation 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.Knox women's volleyballFootball cheerleadersOld Main in winter"Galesburg's Tropical Paradise -- only $5190 a year" sign in a residence hall window"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 teamThe 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).Danny Kizior '11 at the Homecoming game at the Knosher BowlDan Calandro '77 shooting during the 1974-1975 basketball season.Greek women participating in the Greek Week events.Planting trees at Green OaksDandelion Day with students, custodian, Olaf Martin; President McClelland; Professor W.P. Drew; and Professor U. Quillan.A typical student dorm roomWhiting Hall women on their way to chapel.Phi Delta Theta fraternity canoe, Alumni Parade, Centenary CelebrationStudents and faculty enjoy Pumphandle in Memorial Gymnasium.Puddles synchronized swimming in the Lay Natatorium, Memorial GymnasiumKnox cheerleadersSiwash football graphicJon Ripperger '86, playing baseballBaseball teamWomen's cross country team at the boulder outside Memorial GymnasiumLa Tuna group from Barcelona, Spain, plays in the Gizmo.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.  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.Knox College students building a sandbag wall along the Mississippi River at the Centennial Bridge in Rock Island, Illinois.Women's basketball in the Women's Gymnasium, now the Auxiliary GymnasiumWomen's Soccer, Christina Fortner '93Phi Delta Theta's playing cardsFour women help chalk the lines on a playing field.Senator Bob Dole visits campus during his presidential run.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." Arial view of campusWomen’s debate teamAerial view of campus including the former men's and women's infirmaries west of Seymour UnionDonald Tchoypa '13 races for control of the ball in a Prairie Fire home soccer game.Knox College tie with pattern using the college sealActors rehearsing a train hold up for the Centennial celebration.Students coming from Beecher ChapelParade down Main St. at SeminaryWhiting Hall decorated for HomecomingStudents during the Anti-Columbus Day Rally.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.Mock Democratic convention held in Memorial GymnasiumProfessor of Physics Charles Schulz '72 projecting a telescopic view of the lunar eclipse on the Gizmo Patio.Students playing on Flunk DayKnox Basketball player, Dan Calandro '77, Coach Harley Knosher, Coach Tim Heimann '70Students at a Take Back the Night Rally.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 College ObservatoryElection Day protestKnox College mailboxesProfessor 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.Knox Siwash defeat Notre Dame Irish 12-5 at the Western "small-college championship" in Rock Island, IL.Biology lab, George Davis HallDance students practicing in Memorial GymClass Scrap/Pushbattle, the annual fall initiation of freshmen men by sophomore men on Willard FieldMuddy student on Flunk DayClass of 1939 reunion pictureJerry Evans '86 carrying  the college mace at Commencement.Students playing cards in the Hearth, Alumni HallKnox RegattaClass of 1985 protest poster, "Don't preserve war machines like toys."Lombard bell tower in the spring timeWomen in a suite, Class of 1980Knox College women's rifle teamResidents of "The Ghetto," the nickname for the top floor of Seymour Hall,  plant a "Ghetto Rules" flag on the Old Main bell tower.Students hold signs at the mock Democratic national convention.Old Main, Alumni Hall, ObservatorySquirrelOld Main in winterVeritas sealProfessor 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.Freshman orientation testsPublication staff and students of the Knox College Radio station 90.7 WVKC.Interior of the Knox College barracksMay Day CelebrationProfessor 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.Women standing in front of Whiting Hall for sorority rushStudents on the lawn behind Old Main blowing bubbles.Old Main in winter, on a "Season's Greetings" postcardPost Hall lobbyJanet Grieg Post, leader in 1937 renovation of Old Main and 1894 graduateMusic faculty and studentsAerial view of campus and the barracks/shacksKnox women swimming at the Galesburg High School pool.Students plant a garden during College for Kids summer program.Students in Russia for a "mini term" program with Prof. Momcilo Rosic, standing fourth from rightRootabaga 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. Students of the Class of 1940  in front of Old MainStudents 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.Cadet BandFifty Year Club Garden party musiciansMock Presidential convention at the Galesburg ArmoryStudents working in the mail roomWomen of the Pan-Hellenic CouncilAlumni Hall TheaterStudents playing in the leaves beneath the ginkgo tree in front of Seymour LibraryChemistry lab in Science Math CenterChemistry lab, George Davis HallThe Carnival of ClubsGarfield Todd, former prime minister of Rhodesia, speaks with Knox studentsCandy James '08, doing the long jump at a track eventThe Old Jail with original covered porchPost Hall, suite 2, Class of 1985Old Main in a lightning stormWomen golfers drinking pop on the course.Knox basketball teamStudent in the ceramic studio of the Ford Center for Fine Arts.Maze for training a white rat in the psychology departmentThe Lincoln Room in Seymour Union, which  features the Lincoln-Douglas Debate mural.Election Day, American Guerilla vigilantesEric Kirchmann '91 (41) and Mike Schwalbach '91 (43) during a home basketball game.Dance in Post Hall lobbyKnox College women's archeryStudents join hands during Homecoming in the "Snake Dance."Pi Phi cookie shineKnox men walking on campusKnox women sewing costumes for the Centennial celebration on the steps of Alumni Hall.Tennis courtsLisa Harrison '92  blowing bubbles at graduation festivities.Bowling alley in the basement of Seymour Student UnionWomen of the Class of 1962Painting studio, Ford Center for the Fine ArtsPresident Roger Taylor '63 and Anne Taylor '63 with balloons walking out of T. Fleming Field House after Homecoming dinner 2008.Knox Cadets lined up in front of Old MainKnox College women’s golf  teamBiology lab in George Davis HallWomen's field hockeyTKE fraternity partyThe gingko tree and Cedar Street in front of  Seymour libraryMuddy students on Flunk DayKnox women walking into Seymour Union, Alumni Hall, Old Main in backgroundFive Knox football team membersROTC cadets with an automatic weaponWWI cadets in the mess hall erected by the barracks, south of the gym.Brian Hastings '99 faces off against a Monmouth wrestler.Cast of the play "Much Ado About Nothing"White Sox game played at Willard Field.International students performing at the International Fair.The Puddles synchronized swim team at the Lay Natatorium.Biology Club Homecoming float, "Sic 'em Siwash"Military parade through Standish ParkWoman dancing on fieldThree different Knox sealsStudents 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.Knox College Women's basketballHomecoming Parade float, "Spark Plug and Dr. Grogan"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.Cory Bieber '10 throws a fast pitch at a Knox College softball game.Two men walking towards Alumni HallMale cheerleaders at HomecomingMembers 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. Beta Theta Pi menCoed Knox rifle teamFounder's Day tea in elegant dressLaboratory, George Davis HallLadies at a Green Oaks camp out
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