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Old Main in winter, on a "Season's Greetings" postcardWWI cadets in the mess hall erected by the barracks, south of the gym.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.A "donkey basketball" game sponsored by the Delta Delta Delta sorority.Women's cross country team at the boulder outside Memorial GymnasiumKnox women walking into Seymour Union, Alumni Hall, Old Main in backgroundDance in Post Hall lobbyKnox Regatta winning teamThe 100th Knox vs. Monmouth football game, otherwise known as the Bronze Turkey Game. Lombard bell tower in the spring timeCandy James '08, doing the long jump at a track eventWomen in front of the Old Main "Knox College for Lincoln" banner.Students and faculty enjoy Pumphandle in Memorial Gymnasium.Biology lab in George Davis HallPresentation 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.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.  Military parade through Standish ParkKnox basketball conference championsStudents performing at a Gizmo open mic.Old Main in winterKnox Regatta spectatorsSiwash football graphicStudents coming from Beecher ChapelFlunk Day paradeWomen golfers drinking pop on the course.Knox College campus fox holes used for cadet training in WWI.Knox student in the bookstore, Carithers Hall, Seymour UnionDance students practicing in Memorial GymPublication staff and students of the Knox College Radio station 90.7 WVKC.Arial view of campusFootball cheerleadersInternational students performing at the International Fair.Squirrel"Galesburg's Tropical Paradise -- only $5190 a year" sign in a residence hall windowSeymour Library study tableStudents on the lawn behind Old Main blowing bubbles.With the deployment of men to Europe and the Pacific during WWII, the Class of 1945 was exclusively made up of women.Brian Hastings '99 faces off against a Monmouth wrestler.Knox women outside the Knox ObservatoryCrosses 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.The Lincoln Room in Seymour Union, which  features the Lincoln-Douglas Debate mural.Interior of the Knox College barracksStudents and faculty in Founder's LoungeWhiting Hall decorated for HomecomingClass of 1985 protest poster, "Don't preserve war machines like toys.""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."Beta Theta Pi menKnox basketball teamStudents hold signs at the mock Democratic national convention.Whiting Hall women on their way to chapel.Jon Ripperger '86, playing baseballFounder's Day tea in elegant dressPi Phi cookie shineMock Democratic convention held in Memorial GymnasiumElection Day, American Guerilla vigilantesMembers of the Knox College Choir's Madrigal singers process across the South Lawn of Old Main.The 1917 Senior play, "Breezy's Point," at the Orpheum Theater.Chemistry lab in Science Math CenterLa Tuna group from Barcelona, Spain, plays in the Gizmo.Two men walking towards Alumni HallFreshman women's Green Ribbon Walk. Freshman men had to participate in a similar walk -- they wore green beanies instead of hats.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).Commencement processional through Standish ParkWhite Sox game played at Willard Field.Entry way and staircase of Seymour Student UnionKnox women sewing costumes for the Centennial celebration on the steps of Alumni Hall.Biology lab, George Davis HallClass of 1920 graduation processional at First Congregational ChurchProfessor 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.Lisa Harrison '92  blowing bubbles at graduation festivities.Students at a Take Back the Night Rally.A student watches a lunar eclipse through a welding mask.Women of the Pan-Hellenic CouncilKnox Basketball player, Dan Calandro '77, Coach Harley Knosher, Coach Tim Heimann '70Library circulation deskWomen's Soccer, Christina Fortner '93President Roger Taylor '63 and Anne Taylor '63 with balloons walking out of T. Fleming Field House after Homecoming dinner 2008.Knox RegattaGizmo patio ice skating rinkLadies enjoy the campus in the springtime.Women’s debate teamJerry Evans '86 carrying  the college mace at Commencement.Residents of "The Ghetto," the nickname for the top floor of Seymour Hall,  plant a "Ghetto Rules" flag on the Old Main bell tower.Mock Presidential convention at the Galesburg ArmoryStudents working in the mail roomThe 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.Actors rehearsing a train hold up for the Centennial celebration.Women's  gym class wand workWomen in a suite, Class of 1980Tennis courtsBeta Theta Pi menMuddy students on Flunk DayProfessor 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.Beanie crawlKnox men walking on campusThree different Knox sealsAerial view of campus including the former men's and women's infirmaries west of Seymour UnionView of Seymour Library in the winterProfessor 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.Class Scrap/Pushbattle, the annual fall initiation of freshmen men by sophomore men on Willard FieldA 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.Tri-Delta womenFour women help chalk the lines on a playing field.Veritas sealThe Old Jail with original covered porchLadies at a Green Oaks camp outThe Class of 2008 awaits their diplomas at graduation.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.Students in front of Alumni HallThe 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.Puddles synchronized swimming in the Lay Natatorium, Memorial GymnasiumHomecoming Parade float, "Spark Plug and Dr. Grogan"Danny Kizior '11 at the Homecoming game at the Knosher BowlTKE parade floatKnox College women's rifle teamKnox students on campus with Dr. Harold Taylor, prominent educator, lecturer, author and former President of Sarah Lawrence College.WVKC staff on the steps of Old MainStudents playing cards in the Hearth, Alumni HallBarracks south of the gymActors 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.Knox College GymnasiumStudents plant a garden during College for Kids summer program.Garfield Todd, former prime minister of Rhodesia, speaks with Knox studentsPost Hall dorm roomTKE fraternity partyChemistry lab, George Davis HallKnox College students digging for a sandbag wall along the Mississippi River at the Centennial Bridge in Rock Island, IllinoisJanet Grieg Post, leader in 1937 renovation of Old Main and 1894 graduateKnox battalion on Willard FieldLaboratory, George Davis HallMuddy student on Flunk DaySeymour Hall north entranceKnox College Women's basketballVice 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.Five Knox football team membersPhi Delta Theta fraternity canoe, Alumni Parade, Centenary CelebrationInternational studentBowling alley in the basement of Seymour Student UnionKnox College women's archeryOld Main in a lightning stormCory Bieber '10 throws a fast pitch at a Knox College softball game.The Puddles synchronized swim team at the Lay Natatorium.Women standing in front of Whiting Hall for sorority rushWomen's basketball in the Women's Gymnasium, now the Auxiliary GymnasiumOld Main in winterMaze for training a white rat in the psychology departmentGreek women participating in the Greek Week events.Post Hall, suite 2, Class of 1985Phi Delta Theta's playing cardsStudents playing in the leaves beneath the ginkgo tree in front of Seymour LibraryClass of 1939 reunion pictureBlack WeekWomen's field hockeyEric Kirchmann '91 (41) and Mike Schwalbach '91 (43) during a home basketball game.The Carnival of ClubsStudent in the ceramic studio of the Ford Center for Fine Arts.Paul Richmond '39, George Durako '40, unidentified woman, looking through the telescope at the Knox Observatory.Knox cheerleadersWoman dancing on fieldProfessor of Physics Charles Schulz '72 projecting a telescopic view of the lunar eclipse on the Gizmo Patio.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.Donald Tchoypa '13 races for control of the ball in a Prairie Fire home soccer game.May Day CelebrationGreek 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 and the barracks/shacksAlumni Hall TheaterKnox women's volleyballStudents join hands during Homecoming in the "Snake Dance."Old Main, Alumni Hall, ObservatoryStudent at Seymour Library circulation desk demonstrating book bag search policy with Knox College President, Inman FoxStudents participating in Knox College's Repertory Theatre Term -- or "Rep Term," as it is commonly known --  building the set.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.Planting trees at Green OaksCast members of "Kiss Me Kate," featuring Professor of Theatre Robert Whitlatch.Students in Russia for a "mini term" program with Prof. Momcilo Rosic, standing fourth from rightROTC cadets with an automatic weaponNewspaper article about Knox College and Monmouth College 100th football gameGroup in Seymour Union's Skylight roomMen's soccer action shotClara 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.President McCall indulging in "symbolism" at the Anti-Columbus Day Rally.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.Coed Knox rifle teamThe students of A.B.L.E. (Allied Blacks for Liberty and Equality) HouseDandelion Day with students, custodian, Olaf Martin; President McClelland; Professor W.P. Drew; and Professor U. Quillan.Knox College tie with pattern using the college sealParade down Main St. at SeminaryBiology Club Homecoming float, "Sic 'em Siwash"Women of the Class of 1962The 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 College ObservatoryDan Calandro '77 shooting during the 1974-1975 basketball season.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. Students playing on Flunk DayWhiting Hall bowling alleyThe Hearth, Alumni Hall basementFreshman orientation testsAcademic procession through Standish ParkMembers 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. Classes of 1902 and 1903 at the Centenary celebration festivitiesKnox Cadets lined up in front of Old MainKnox womenStudents during the Anti-Columbus Day Rally.George Davis Hall under construction.Women walking toward Old MainThe 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 PhiMusic faculty and studentsPainting studio, Ford Center for the Fine ArtsMilton 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." A typical student dorm roomSenator Bob Dole visits campus during his presidential run.Male cheerleaders at HomecomingKnox women swimming at the Galesburg High School pool.Flunk Day pie in the faceKnox College mailboxesPost Hall lobbyStudents of the Class of 1940  in front of Old MainCadet BandFifty Year Club Garden party musiciansElection Day protestStudent DJs in the WVKC 90.7 FM studio. WVKC is known as the Voice of Knox College.Knox College women’s golf  teamBaseball teamCast of the play "Much Ado About Nothing"
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