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.

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.

March 12, 1988

The 100th Knox vs. Monmouth football game, otherwise known as the Bronze Turkey Game. Knox men walking on campusStudents 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."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."Class of 1985 protest poster, "Don't preserve war machines like toys."Students during the Anti-Columbus Day Rally.Paul Richmond '39, George Durako '40, unidentified woman, looking through the telescope at the Knox Observatory.Students playing cards in the Hearth, Alumni HallOld Main in winterKnox College women's archeryKnox cheerleadersKnox Regatta spectatorsFootball cheerleadersLadies at a Green Oaks camp outKnox College Women's basketballTKE fraternity partyMembers of the Knox College Choir's Madrigal singers process across the South Lawn of Old Main.ROTC cadets with an automatic weaponPhi Delta Theta fraternity canoe, Alumni Parade, Centenary CelebrationKnox women outside the Knox ObservatoryStudents coming from Beecher ChapelWomen in a suite, Class of 1980Women's  gym class wand workWomen's field hockeyDanny Kizior '11 at the Homecoming game at the Knosher BowlMilitary parade through Standish ParkKnox basketball conference championsKnox RegattaKnox College ObservatoryKnox College campus fox holes used for cadet training in WWI.Old Main in winter, on a "Season's Greetings" postcardStudents in Russia for a "mini term" program with Prof. Momcilo Rosic, standing fourth from rightFifty Year Club Garden party musiciansProfessor 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.Women of the Pan-Hellenic CouncilWomen walking toward Old MainPost Hall dorm roomLa Tuna group from Barcelona, Spain, plays in the Gizmo.Biology lab in George Davis HallThe Carnival of ClubsKnox College GymnasiumBeanie crawlMay Day CelebrationCrosses 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.Maze for training a white rat in the psychology departmentClass of 1939 reunion pictureSiwash football graphicLaboratory, George Davis HallKnox Basketball player, Dan Calandro '77, Coach Harley Knosher, Coach Tim Heimann '70Whiting Hall bowling alleyMale cheerleaders at HomecomingThe 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.Brian Hastings '99 faces off against a Monmouth wrestler.Pi Phi cookie shineStudents performing at a Gizmo open mic.Students join hands during Homecoming in the "Snake Dance."Women's Soccer, Christina Fortner '93Commencement processional through Standish ParkThe Puddles synchronized swim team at the Lay Natatorium.Student in the ceramic studio of the Ford Center for Fine Arts.Lisa Harrison '92  blowing bubbles at graduation festivities.Knox College students building a sandbag wall along the Mississippi River at the Centennial Bridge in Rock Island, Illinois.WVKC staff on the steps of Old MainFive Knox football team membersInterior of the Knox College barracksWoman dancing on fieldThe Lincoln Room in Seymour Union, which  features the Lincoln-Douglas Debate mural.Tennis courtsStudents and faculty in Founder's LoungeStudents at a Take Back the Night Rally.Knox student in the bookstore, Carithers Hall, Seymour UnionKnox women swimming at the Galesburg High School pool.View of Seymour Library in the winterCadet BandInternational studentClasses of 1902 and 1903 at the Centenary celebration festivitiesEntry way and staircase of Seymour Student UnionKnox College students digging for a sandbag wall along the Mississippi River at the Centennial Bridge in Rock Island, IllinoisMen's soccer action shotJanet Grieg Post, leader in 1937 renovation of Old Main and 1894 graduateLadies enjoy the campus in the springtime.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).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.Painting studio, Ford Center for the Fine ArtsBaseball teamStudent at Seymour Library circulation desk demonstrating book bag search policy with Knox College President, Inman FoxPost Hall lobbyStudents participating in Knox College's Repertory Theatre Term -- or "Rep Term," as it is commonly known --  building the set.Knox women walking into Seymour Union, Alumni Hall, Old Main in backgroundBeta Theta Pi menThe 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.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 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.Lombard bell tower in the spring timeFlunk Day pie in the faceKnox College mailboxesKnox Cadets lined up in front of Old MainKnox College women's rifle teamHomecoming Parade float, "Spark Plug and Dr. Grogan"Knox College women’s golf  teamPresident McCall indulging in "symbolism" at the Anti-Columbus Day Rally.Candy James '08, doing the long jump at a track eventElection Day protestProfessor 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.President Roger Taylor '63 and Anne Taylor '63 with balloons walking out of T. Fleming Field House after Homecoming dinner 2008.Cory Bieber '10 throws a fast pitch at a Knox College softball game.Students playing on Flunk DayWomen's cross country team at the boulder outside Memorial GymnasiumChemistry lab in Science Math CenterBarracks south of the gymMembers 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.  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. Four women help chalk the lines on a playing field.Mock Presidential convention at the Galesburg ArmoryInternational students performing at the International Fair.Members of the Knox riding club, Thunder-on-the-Left, and the Women's Athletic Association, enjoying an afternoon at Green Oaks.Cast of the play "Much Ado About Nothing"Music faculty and studentsMuddy students on Flunk DayJon Ripperger '86, playing baseballKnox College tie with pattern using the college sealA "donkey basketball" game sponsored by the Delta Delta Delta sorority.Knox womenActors rehearsing a train hold up for the Centennial celebration.Publication staff and students of the Knox College Radio station 90.7 WVKC.Arial view of campusProfessor of Physics Charles Schulz '72 projecting a telescopic view of the lunar eclipse on the Gizmo Patio.Knox basketball teamClara 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.Whiting Hall decorated for HomecomingKnox battalion on Willard FieldClass Scrap/Pushbattle, the annual fall initiation of freshmen men by sophomore men on Willard FieldPlanting trees at Green OaksVeritas sealElection Day, American Guerilla vigilantesA 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.Black WeekCoed Knox rifle teamTKE parade floatOld Main in a lightning stormFlunk Day paradeMuddy student on Flunk DayStudent DJs in the WVKC 90.7 FM studio. WVKC is known as the Voice of Knox College.Students playing in the leaves beneath the ginkgo tree in front of Seymour LibraryWomen in front of the Old Main "Knox College for Lincoln" banner.Dandelion Day with students, custodian, Olaf Martin; President McClelland; Professor W.P. Drew; and Professor U. Quillan.Parade down Main St. at SeminaryDance students practicing in Memorial GymStudents on the lawn behind Old Main blowing bubbles.The 1917 Senior play, "Breezy's Point," at the Orpheum Theater.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.Knox Regatta winning teamThe Class of 2008 awaits their diplomas at graduation.A student watches a lunar eclipse through a welding mask.Knox Siwash defeat Notre Dame Irish 12-5 at the Western "small-college championship" in Rock Island, IL.Students and faculty enjoy Pumphandle in Memorial Gymnasium.George Davis Hall under construction.Women of the Class of 1962Women standing in front of Whiting Hall for sorority rushFreshman orientation testsSeymour Library study tableBowling alley in the basement of Seymour Student UnionSeymour Hall north entranceDance in Post Hall lobbyAerial view of campus and the barracks/shacksThe Old Jail with original covered porchKnox students on campus with Dr. Harold Taylor, prominent educator, lecturer, author and former President of Sarah Lawrence College.Alumni Hall TheaterGreek Week pie-eating contest in front of the Gizmo.Aerial view of campus including the former men's and women's infirmaries west of Seymour UnionLibrary circulation deskSquirrelWhiting Hall women on their way to chapel.Women’s debate teamMembers 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 College Greek Women: Donna Paulick, Tri Delta, Michal Diabs, Pi Beta Phi, Mollie Miller, Pi Beta PhiChemistry lab, George Davis HallFreshman women's Green Ribbon Walk. Freshman men had to participate in a similar walk -- they wore green beanies instead of hats.Group in Seymour Union's Skylight roomThe Hearth, Alumni Hall basementClass of 1920 graduation processional at First Congregational ChurchJerry Evans '86 carrying  the college mace at Commencement.Old Main in winterKnox women's volleyballA typical student dorm roomTri-Delta womenWomen's basketball in the Women's Gymnasium, now the Auxiliary GymnasiumTwo men walking towards Alumni HallWomen golfers drinking pop on the course.Students hold signs at the mock Democratic national convention.Senator Bob Dole visits campus during his presidential run.Academic procession through Standish ParkWWI cadets in the mess hall erected by the barracks, south of the gym.Students plant a garden during College for Kids summer program.Phi Delta Theta's playing cardsFounder's Day tea in elegant dressThree different Knox sealsGizmo patio ice skating rinkActors 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.Post Hall, suite 2, Class of 1985Vice 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.Garfield Todd, former prime minister of Rhodesia, speaks with Knox studentsStudents in front of Alumni HallKnox women sewing costumes for the Centennial celebration on the steps of Alumni Hall.Beta Theta Pi menDonald Tchoypa '13 races for control of the ball in a Prairie Fire home soccer game.Class 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.Eric Kirchmann '91 (41) and Mike Schwalbach '91 (43) during a home basketball game."Galesburg's Tropical Paradise -- only $5190 a year" sign in a residence hall windowStudents of the Class of 1940  in front of Old MainThe gingko tree and Cedar Street in front of  Seymour libraryDan Calandro '77 shooting during the 1974-1975 basketball season.Newspaper article about Knox College and Monmouth College 100th football gameResidents of "The Ghetto," the nickname for the top floor of Seymour Hall,  plant a "Ghetto Rules" flag on the Old Main bell tower.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.White Sox game played at Willard Field.Puddles synchronized swimming in the Lay Natatorium, Memorial GymnasiumWith the deployment of men to Europe and the Pacific during WWII, the Class of 1945 was exclusively made up of women.Greek women participating in the Greek Week events.Old Main, Alumni Hall, ObservatoryThe students of A.B.L.E. (Allied Blacks for Liberty and Equality) HouseStudents working in the mail roomBiology Club Homecoming float, "Sic 'em Siwash"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." Biology lab, George Davis HallMock Democratic convention held in Memorial Gymnasium
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