Women's cross country team at the boulder outside Memorial Gymnasium

Women's cross country team at the boulder outside Memorial Gymnasium


Knox basketball conference championsKnox battalion on Willard FieldActors rehearsing a train hold up for the Centennial celebration.Garfield Todd, former prime minister of Rhodesia, speaks with Knox studentsRootabaga 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. Candy James '08, doing the long jump at a track eventStudents participating in Knox College's Repertory Theatre Term -- or "Rep Term," as it is commonly known --  building the set.Knox Siwash defeat Notre Dame Irish 12-5 at the Western "small-college championship" in Rock Island, IL.Cory Bieber '10 throws a fast pitch at a Knox College softball game.Men's soccer action shotA student watches a lunar eclipse through a welding mask.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.White Sox game played at Willard Field.Lisa Harrison '92  blowing bubbles at graduation festivities.Post Hall dorm roomWomen's  gym class wand workPresentation 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.Women standing in front of Whiting Hall for sorority rushPainting studio, Ford Center for the Fine ArtsAlumni Hall TheaterThe Old Jail with original covered porchWomen’s debate teamThe Puddles synchronized swim team at the Lay Natatorium.Freshman orientation testsThe Lincoln Room in Seymour Union, which  features the Lincoln-Douglas Debate mural.Class of 1985 protest poster, "Don't preserve war machines like toys."Whiting Hall women on their way to chapel.Knox cheerleadersEric Kirchmann '91 (41) and Mike Schwalbach '91 (43) during a home basketball game.Dan Calandro '77 shooting during the 1974-1975 basketball season.The Class of 2008 awaits their diplomas at graduation.Beanie crawlNewspaper article about Knox College and Monmouth College 100th football gameTri-Delta womenA "donkey basketball" game sponsored by the Delta Delta Delta sorority."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 College students building a sandbag wall along the Mississippi River at the Centennial Bridge in Rock Island, Illinois.Members of the Knox riding club, Thunder-on-the-Left, and the Women's Athletic Association, enjoying an afternoon at Green Oaks.Library circulation deskThe Hearth, Alumni Hall basementKnox Regatta winning teamProfessor 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.With the deployment of men to Europe and the Pacific during WWII, the Class of 1945 was exclusively made up of women.Bowling alley in the basement of Seymour Student UnionThe students of A.B.L.E. (Allied Blacks for Liberty and Equality) HouseGroup in Seymour Union's Skylight roomOld Main in winter, on a "Season's Greetings" postcardThe 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).International studentBarracks south of the gymFounder's Day tea in elegant dressThe 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.Ladies enjoy the campus in the springtime.Planting trees at Green OaksFlunk Day pie in the faceWomen walking toward Old MainPublication staff and students of the Knox College Radio station 90.7 WVKC.Knox College Greek Women: Donna Paulick, Tri Delta, Michal Diabs, Pi Beta Phi, Mollie Miller, Pi Beta PhiKnox women sewing costumes for the Centennial celebration on the steps of Alumni Hall.Knox student in the bookstore, Carithers Hall, Seymour UnionThe 100th Knox vs. Monmouth football game, otherwise known as the Bronze Turkey Game. Professor 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.Student at Seymour Library circulation desk demonstrating book bag search policy with Knox College President, Inman FoxA 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.TKE parade floatKnox women swimming at the Galesburg High School pool.Old Main, Alumni Hall, ObservatoryDandelion Day with students, custodian, Olaf Martin; President McClelland; Professor W.P. Drew; and Professor U. Quillan.Students on the lawn behind Old Main blowing bubbles.Woman dancing on fieldEntry way and staircase of Seymour Student UnionLadies at a Green Oaks camp outCadet BandGreek women participating in the Greek Week events.Women's field hockeyStudents in front of Alumni HallCommencement processional through Standish ParkSenator Bob Dole visits campus during his presidential run.SquirrelCrosses 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.Cast of the play "Much Ado About Nothing"La Tuna group from Barcelona, Spain, plays in the Gizmo.President Roger Taylor '63 and Anne Taylor '63 with balloons walking out of T. Fleming Field House after Homecoming dinner 2008.Women golfers drinking pop on the course.Knox College students digging for a sandbag wall along the Mississippi River at the Centennial Bridge in Rock Island, IllinoisDance students practicing in Memorial GymDance in Post Hall lobbyStudents and faculty enjoy Pumphandle in Memorial Gymnasium.Post Hall, suite 2, Class of 1985Knox womenThe Carnival of ClubsKnox College GymnasiumBeta Theta Pi menDanny Kizior '11 at the Homecoming game at the Knosher BowlFootball cheerleadersTennis courtsFlunk Day paradeMay Day CelebrationMock Democratic convention held in Memorial GymnasiumStudents 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.Coed Knox rifle teamWomen's basketball in the Women's Gymnasium, now the Auxiliary GymnasiumMale cheerleaders at HomecomingKnox RegattaAcademic procession through Standish ParkStudents working in the mail roomWomen in front of the Old Main "Knox College for Lincoln" banner.Knox Regatta spectatorsView of Seymour Library in the winter"Galesburg's Tropical Paradise -- only $5190 a year" sign in a residence hall windowPuddles synchronized swimming in the Lay Natatorium, Memorial GymnasiumKnox College ObservatoryKnox Cadets lined up in front of Old MainAerial view of campus including the former men's and women's infirmaries west of Seymour UnionTKE fraternity partyStudent in the ceramic studio of the Ford Center for Fine Arts.Two men walking towards Alumni HallThe 1917 Senior play, "Breezy's Point," at the Orpheum Theater.Knox students on campus with Dr. Harold Taylor, prominent educator, lecturer, author and former President of Sarah Lawrence College.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.Students playing on Flunk DayStudents hold signs at the mock Democratic national convention.Muddy students on Flunk DayElection Day, American Guerilla vigilantesWWI cadets in the mess hall erected by the barracks, south of the gym.Classes of 1902 and 1903 at the Centenary celebration festivitiesOld Main in a lightning stormClass Scrap/Pushbattle, the annual fall initiation of freshmen men by sophomore men on Willard FieldStudents and faculty in Founder's LoungeStudents playing in the leaves beneath the ginkgo tree in front of Seymour LibraryKnox College Women's basketballMock Presidential convention at the Galesburg ArmoryPhi Delta Theta fraternity canoe, Alumni Parade, Centenary CelebrationMembers 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. Chemistry lab in Science Math CenterWomen's Soccer, Christina Fortner '93Jon Ripperger '86, playing baseballThe gingko tree and Cedar Street in front of  Seymour libraryBiology Club Homecoming float, "Sic 'em Siwash"Arial view of campusCast members of "Kiss Me Kate," featuring Professor of Theatre Robert Whitlatch.Old Main in winterKnox College women's archeryStudents performing at a Gizmo open mic.Students at a Take Back the Night Rally.President McCall indulging in "symbolism" at the Anti-Columbus Day Rally.Music faculty and studentsWomen of the Class of 1962Brian Hastings '99 faces off against a Monmouth wrestler.Students 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.Members of the Knox College Choir's Madrigal singers process across the South Lawn of Old Main.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 rightJerry Evans '86 carrying  the college mace at Commencement.Knox women outside the Knox ObservatoryLaboratory, George Davis HallWVKC staff on the steps of Old MainKnox women's volleyballStudents during the Anti-Columbus Day Rally.Residents of "The Ghetto," the nickname for the top floor of Seymour Hall,  plant a "Ghetto Rules" flag on the Old Main bell tower.Janet Grieg Post, leader in 1937 renovation of Old Main and 1894 graduateWomen in a suite, Class of 1980Vice 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 women walking into Seymour Union, Alumni Hall, Old Main in backgroundClara 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.Class of 1920 graduation processional at First Congregational ChurchPhi Delta Theta's playing cardsDonald Tchoypa '13 races for control of the ball in a Prairie Fire home soccer game.Five Knox football team membersKnox College campus fox holes used for cadet training in WWI.Beta Theta Pi menMuddy student on Flunk DayA typical student dorm roomKnox College mailboxesSiwash football graphicFifty Year Club Garden party musiciansStudent DJs in the WVKC 90.7 FM studio. WVKC is known as the Voice of Knox College.Election Day protestAerial view of campus and the barracks/shacksProfessor of Physics Charles Schulz '72 projecting a telescopic view of the lunar eclipse on the Gizmo Patio.Gizmo patio ice skating rinkHomecoming Parade float, "Spark Plug and Dr. Grogan"Whiting Hall bowling alleyMaze for training a white rat in the psychology departmentKnox College tie with pattern using the college sealInterior of the Knox College barracksThe 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 of 1939 reunion pictureStudents plant a garden during College for Kids summer program.Students coming from Beecher ChapelLombard bell tower in the spring timeROTC cadets with an automatic weaponVeritas sealStudents playing cards in the Hearth, Alumni HallWomen of the Pan-Hellenic CouncilWhiting Hall decorated for HomecomingOld Main in winterWomen's cross country team at the boulder outside Memorial GymnasiumKnox men walking on campusGeorge Davis Hall under construction.Chemistry lab, George Davis HallKnox basketball teamPost Hall lobbyStudents join hands during Homecoming in the "Snake Dance."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.Freshman women's Green Ribbon Walk. Freshman men had to participate in a similar walk -- they wore green beanies instead of hats.Students of the Class of 1940  in front of Old MainParade down Main St. at SeminaryMembers 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.  Knox College women's rifle teamActors 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.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." 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.Black WeekBaseball teamPaul Richmond '39, George Durako '40, unidentified woman, looking through the telescope at the Knox Observatory.Seymour Hall north entranceKnox Basketball player, Dan Calandro '77, Coach Harley Knosher, Coach Tim Heimann '70Military parade through Standish ParkThree different Knox sealsBiology lab in George Davis HallSeymour Library study tablePi Phi cookie shineInternational students performing at the International Fair.Four women help chalk the lines on a playing field.Knox College women’s golf  teamBiology lab, George Davis Hall
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