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Class of 1985 protest poster, "Don't preserve war machines like toys."Woman dancing on fieldMusic faculty and studentsDonald Tchoypa '13 races for control of the ball in a Prairie Fire home soccer game.TKE parade floatWomen standing in front of Whiting Hall for sorority rushLaboratory, George Davis HallDan Calandro '77 shooting during the 1974-1975 basketball season.Commencement processional through Standish ParkKnox Regatta winning teamDandelion Day with students, custodian, Olaf Martin; President McClelland; Professor W.P. Drew; and Professor U. Quillan.Knox College GymnasiumWomen walking toward Old MainKnox women swimming at the Galesburg High School pool.Brian Hastings '99 faces off against a Monmouth wrestler.Beta Theta Pi menPhi Delta Theta fraternity canoe, Alumni Parade, Centenary CelebrationMilton 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." Chemistry lab in Science Math CenterA 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 College students building a sandbag wall along the Mississippi River at the Centennial Bridge in Rock Island, Illinois.Students and faculty in Founder's LoungeMock Presidential convention at the Galesburg ArmoryTwo men walking towards Alumni HallBaseball teamROTC cadets with an automatic weaponOld Main in winterA "donkey basketball" game sponsored by the Delta Delta Delta sorority.Chemistry lab, George Davis HallFlunk Day paradeAerial view of campus and the barracks/shacksKnox College mailboxesStudents 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.The 1917 Senior play, "Breezy's Point," at the Orpheum Theater.Knox women outside the Knox ObservatoryLisa Harrison '92  blowing bubbles at graduation festivities.Three different Knox sealsDance in Post Hall lobbyInterior of the Knox College barracksBeanie crawlJerry Evans '86 carrying  the college mace at Commencement.Jon Ripperger '86, playing baseballFour women help chalk the lines on a playing field.Knox College campus fox holes used for cadet training in WWI.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.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.Entry way and staircase of Seymour Student UnionInternational studentThe 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).Women of the Pan-Hellenic CouncilKnox basketball teamFlunk Day pie in the faceThe Class of 2008 awaits their diplomas at graduation.Whiting Hall decorated for HomecomingPuddles synchronized swimming in the Lay Natatorium, Memorial GymnasiumCadet BandWomen of the Class of 1962Dance students practicing in Memorial Gym"Galesburg's Tropical Paradise -- only $5190 a year" sign in a residence hall windowSenator Bob Dole visits campus during his presidential run.Old Main, Alumni Hall, ObservatoryProfessor 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.Knox student in the bookstore, Carithers Hall, Seymour UnionFreshman orientation testsTri-Delta womenWhite Sox game played at Willard Field.Women's Soccer, Christina Fortner '93Siwash football graphicWVKC staff on the steps of Old MainResidents of "The Ghetto," the nickname for the top floor of Seymour Hall,  plant a "Ghetto Rules" flag on the Old Main bell tower.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.Danny Kizior '11 at the Homecoming game at the Knosher BowlThe Puddles synchronized swim team at the Lay Natatorium.Men's soccer action shotMuddy student on Flunk DayStudents performing at a Gizmo open mic.A student watches a lunar eclipse through a welding mask.Knox College students digging for a sandbag wall along the Mississippi River at the Centennial Bridge in Rock Island, IllinoisStudents in Russia for a "mini term" program with Prof. Momcilo Rosic, standing fourth from rightOld Main in a lightning stormBarracks south of the gymParade down Main St. at SeminaryThe 100th Knox vs. Monmouth football game, otherwise known as the Bronze Turkey Game. Post Hall, suite 2, Class of 1985Knox battalion on Willard FieldKnox College women’s golf  teamMale cheerleaders at HomecomingWomen's field hockeyActors rehearsing a train hold up for the Centennial celebration.Knox Cadets lined up in front of Old MainOld Main in winterLombard bell tower in the spring timeProfessor 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.Football cheerleadersKnox College tie with pattern using the college sealKnox cheerleadersStudents coming from Beecher ChapelGeorge Davis Hall under construction.Pi Phi cookie shinePost Hall lobbyStudent in the ceramic studio of the Ford Center for Fine Arts.Group in Seymour Union's Skylight roomWomen's basketball in the Women's Gymnasium, now the Auxiliary GymnasiumPublication staff and students of the Knox College Radio station 90.7 WVKC.View of Seymour Library in the winterKnox RegattaCrosses 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.Alumni Hall TheaterThe 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.Painting studio, Ford Center for the Fine ArtsStudents join hands during Homecoming in the "Snake Dance."Five Knox football team membersStudents of the Class of 1940  in front of Old MainMilitary parade through Standish ParkStudents hold signs at the mock Democratic national convention.Freshman women's Green Ribbon Walk. Freshman men had to participate in a similar walk -- they wore green beanies instead of hats.Homecoming Parade float, "Spark Plug and Dr. Grogan"Cast members of "Kiss Me Kate," featuring Professor of Theatre Robert Whitlatch.Students playing on Flunk DayThe Lincoln Room in Seymour Union, which  features the Lincoln-Douglas Debate mural.Ladies enjoy the campus in the springtime.Student DJs in the WVKC 90.7 FM studio. WVKC is known as the Voice of Knox College.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.Muddy students on Flunk DayClass of 1920 graduation processional at First Congregational Church"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."Students during the Anti-Columbus Day Rally.International students performing at the International Fair.Members 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. Students plant a garden during College for Kids summer program.Newspaper article about Knox College and Monmouth College 100th football gameClasses of 1902 and 1903 at the Centenary celebration festivitiesPhi Delta Theta's playing cardsStudents in front of Alumni HallVeritas sealFounder's Day tea in elegant dressGizmo patio ice skating rinkTKE fraternity partyTennis courtsBiology lab in George Davis HallMembers of the Knox riding club, Thunder-on-the-Left, and the Women's Athletic Association, enjoying an afternoon at Green Oaks.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.A typical student dorm roomFifty Year Club Garden party musiciansKnox Basketball player, Dan Calandro '77, Coach Harley Knosher, Coach Tim Heimann '70Women golfers drinking pop on the course.Students participating in Knox College's Repertory Theatre Term -- or "Rep Term," as it is commonly known --  building the set.Members of the Knox College Choir's Madrigal singers process across the South Lawn of Old Main.Students playing cards in the Hearth, Alumni HallPost Hall dorm roomSquirrelCast of the play "Much Ado About Nothing"The Carnival of ClubsMay Day CelebrationGreek women participating in the Greek Week events.Coed Knox rifle teamLa Tuna group from Barcelona, Spain, plays in the Gizmo.Ladies at a Green Oaks camp outKnox College ObservatoryStudents playing in the leaves beneath the ginkgo tree in front of Seymour LibraryClass Scrap/Pushbattle, the annual fall initiation of freshmen men by sophomore men on Willard FieldKnox Regatta spectatorsSeymour Hall north entranceKnox women's volleyballStudent at Seymour Library circulation desk demonstrating book bag search policy with Knox College President, Inman FoxBlack WeekBowling alley in the basement of Seymour Student UnionElection Day, American Guerilla vigilantesThe Hearth, Alumni Hall basementEric Kirchmann '91 (41) and Mike Schwalbach '91 (43) during a home basketball game.The students of A.B.L.E. (Allied Blacks for Liberty and Equality) HouseClara 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.Students on the lawn behind Old Main blowing bubbles.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.Seymour Library study tableGarfield Todd, former prime minister of Rhodesia, speaks with Knox studentsKnox College Women's basketballWhiting Hall bowling alleyAcademic procession through Standish ParkPaul Richmond '39, George Durako '40, unidentified woman, looking through the telescope at the Knox Observatory.WWI cadets in the mess hall erected by the barracks, south of the gym.Women’s debate teamThe 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.President McCall indulging in "symbolism" at the Anti-Columbus Day Rally.Old Main in winter, on a "Season's Greetings" postcardLibrary circulation deskKnox College women's rifle teamBeta Theta Pi menWomen's  gym class wand workWith the deployment of men to Europe and the Pacific during WWII, the Class of 1945 was exclusively made up of women.Professor of Physics Charles Schulz '72 projecting a telescopic view of the lunar eclipse on the Gizmo Patio.Students and faculty enjoy Pumphandle in Memorial Gymnasium.Cory Bieber '10 throws a fast pitch at a Knox College softball game.Students at a Take Back the Night Rally.Knox men walking on campusWomen in front of the Old Main "Knox College for Lincoln" banner.Students working in the mail roomRootabaga 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. Women in a suite, Class of 1980Maze for training a white rat in the psychology departmentClass 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.Biology lab, George Davis HallWomen's cross country team at the boulder outside Memorial GymnasiumJanet Grieg Post, leader in 1937 renovation of Old Main and 1894 graduateBiology Club Homecoming float, "Sic 'em Siwash"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.Election Day protestMock Democratic convention held in Memorial GymnasiumGreek Week pie-eating contest in front of the Gizmo.Knox Siwash defeat Notre Dame Irish 12-5 at the Western "small-college championship" in Rock Island, IL.Aerial view of campus including the former men's and women's infirmaries west of Seymour UnionKnox womenClass of 1939 reunion pictureThe gingko tree and Cedar Street in front of  Seymour libraryKnox College Greek Women: Donna Paulick, Tri Delta, Michal Diabs, Pi Beta Phi, Mollie Miller, Pi Beta PhiMembers 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.  President Roger Taylor '63 and Anne Taylor '63 with balloons walking out of T. Fleming Field House after Homecoming dinner 2008.Whiting Hall women on their way to chapel.Knox students on campus with Dr. Harold Taylor, prominent educator, lecturer, author and former President of Sarah Lawrence College.Arial view of campusKnox basketball conference championsKnox College women's archeryThe Old Jail with original covered porchKnox women sewing costumes for the Centennial celebration on the steps of Alumni Hall.Planting trees at Green OaksCandy James '08, doing the long jump at a track eventKnox women walking into Seymour Union, Alumni Hall, Old Main in background
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