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Beta Theta Pi menBeta Theta Pi menInternational studentThe Puddles synchronized swim team at the Lay Natatorium.Student DJs in the WVKC 90.7 FM studio. WVKC is known as the Voice of Knox College.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. Knox men walking on campusKnox students on campus with Dr. Harold Taylor, prominent educator, lecturer, author and former President of Sarah Lawrence College.Freshman orientation testsThree different Knox sealsSiwash football graphicMembers 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.  Football cheerleadersProfessor 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.Class of 1985 protest poster, "Don't preserve war machines like toys."Knox College mailboxesA typical student dorm roomMay Day CelebrationWomen's field hockeyVeritas sealStudents on the lawn behind Old Main blowing bubbles.Tri-Delta womenWomen's basketball in the Women's Gymnasium, now the Auxiliary GymnasiumDance in Post Hall lobbyAerial view of campus including the former men's and women's infirmaries west of Seymour UnionSquirrelPlanting trees at Green OaksLibrary circulation deskBaseball teamSenator Bob Dole visits campus during his presidential run.Alumni Hall TheaterCandy James '08, doing the long jump at a track eventWomen of the Pan-Hellenic CouncilKnox women's volleyballGroup in Seymour Union's Skylight roomWhiting Hall bowling alleyKnox cheerleadersStudents playing in the leaves beneath the ginkgo tree in front of Seymour LibrarySeymour Hall north entranceGizmo patio ice skating rinkKnox College women’s golf  teamTennis courtsGeorge Davis Hall under construction.Janet Grieg Post, leader in 1937 renovation of Old Main and 1894 graduatePresident McCall indulging in "symbolism" at the Anti-Columbus Day Rally.Men's soccer action shotStudents hold signs at the mock Democratic national convention.The Lincoln Room in Seymour Union, which  features the Lincoln-Douglas Debate mural.Old Main, Alumni Hall, ObservatoryKnox Basketball player, Dan Calandro '77, Coach Harley Knosher, Coach Tim Heimann '70WWI cadets in the mess hall erected by the barracks, south of the gym.Old Main in winterLisa Harrison '92  blowing bubbles at graduation festivities.Chemistry lab, George Davis HallMaze for training a white rat in the psychology departmentProfessor of Physics Charles Schulz '72 projecting a telescopic view of the lunar eclipse on the Gizmo Patio.Phi Delta Theta's playing cardsLa Tuna group from Barcelona, Spain, plays in the Gizmo.Freshman women's Green Ribbon Walk. Freshman men had to participate in a similar walk -- they wore green beanies instead of hats.Women standing in front of Whiting Hall for sorority rushStudents playing on Flunk DayStudents join hands during Homecoming in the "Snake Dance."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.Actors rehearsing a train hold up for the Centennial celebration.Academic procession through Standish ParkPi Phi cookie shineStudents during the Anti-Columbus Day Rally.Students at a Take Back the Night Rally.Cast members of "Kiss Me Kate," featuring Professor of Theatre Robert Whitlatch.Knox basketball teamOld Main in winterStudents in Russia for a "mini term" program with Prof. Momcilo Rosic, standing fourth from rightKnox College Greek Women: Donna Paulick, Tri Delta, Michal Diabs, Pi Beta Phi, Mollie Miller, Pi Beta PhiWomen's cross country team at the boulder outside Memorial GymnasiumChemistry lab in Science Math CenterMembers of the Knox College Choir's Madrigal singers process across the South Lawn of Old Main.Two men walking towards Alumni HallHomecoming Parade float, "Spark Plug and Dr. Grogan"Knox Siwash defeat Notre Dame Irish 12-5 at the Western "small-college championship" in Rock Island, IL.Knox Regatta winning teamWomen’s debate teamPost Hall, suite 2, Class of 1985Class 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.Knox Regatta spectatorsBlack WeekKnox College women's rifle teamKnox women walking into Seymour Union, Alumni Hall, Old Main in backgroundFlunk Day pie in the faceKnox battalion on Willard FieldView of Seymour Library in the winterWoman dancing on fieldEric Kirchmann '91 (41) and Mike Schwalbach '91 (43) during a home basketball game.Painting studio, Ford Center for the Fine ArtsClass of 1920 graduation processional at First Congregational ChurchThe 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.Class of 1939 reunion pictureKnox College students digging for a sandbag wall along the Mississippi River at the Centennial Bridge in Rock Island, IllinoisCory Bieber '10 throws a fast pitch at a Knox College softball game.Arial view of campusLadies enjoy the campus in the springtime.President Roger Taylor '63 and Anne Taylor '63 with balloons walking out of T. Fleming Field House after Homecoming dinner 2008."Galesburg's Tropical Paradise -- only $5190 a year" sign in a residence hall windowResidents of "The Ghetto," the nickname for the top floor of Seymour Hall,  plant a "Ghetto Rules" flag on the Old Main bell tower.Knox College GymnasiumThe 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).Professor 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.ROTC cadets with an automatic weaponThe Class of 2008 awaits their diplomas at graduation.Old Main in winter, on a "Season's Greetings" postcardDance students practicing in Memorial GymThe Hearth, Alumni Hall basementOld Main in a lightning stormFlunk Day paradeWomen's Soccer, Christina Fortner '93Dan Calandro '77 shooting during the 1974-1975 basketball season.Knox RegattaKnox womenSeymour Library study tableClass Scrap/Pushbattle, the annual fall initiation of freshmen men by sophomore men on Willard FieldMock Presidential convention at the Galesburg ArmoryJon Ripperger '86, playing baseballWomen of the Class of 1962Knox Cadets lined up in front of Old MainPost Hall lobbyA student watches a lunar eclipse through a welding mask.Dandelion Day with students, custodian, Olaf Martin; President McClelland; Professor W.P. Drew; and Professor U. Quillan.TKE fraternity partyKnox College campus fox holes used for cadet training in WWI.Knox women outside the Knox ObservatoryStudents participating in Knox College's Repertory Theatre Term -- or "Rep Term," as it is commonly known --  building the set.Biology lab, George Davis HallWith 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 UnionAerial view of campus and the barracks/shacksA 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.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." Students plant a garden during College for Kids summer program.The gingko tree and Cedar Street in front of  Seymour libraryPublication staff and students of the Knox College Radio station 90.7 WVKC.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.Biology lab in George Davis HallStudents playing cards in the Hearth, Alumni HallStudents coming from Beecher ChapelPaul Richmond '39, George Durako '40, unidentified woman, looking through the telescope at the Knox Observatory.The Old Jail with original covered porchMusic faculty and studentsStudents and faculty enjoy Pumphandle in Memorial Gymnasium.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. Danny Kizior '11 at the Homecoming game at the Knosher BowlCrosses 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.Interior of the Knox College barracksWomen in front of the Old Main "Knox College for Lincoln" banner.Knox women sewing costumes for the Centennial celebration on the steps of Alumni Hall.Knox College women's archeryVice 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.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.Greek Week pie-eating contest in front of the Gizmo.Knox College students building a sandbag wall along the Mississippi River at the Centennial Bridge in Rock Island, Illinois.Military parade through Standish ParkWomen golfers drinking pop on the course.The Carnival of ClubsMuddy student on Flunk DayWomen walking toward Old MainCast of the play "Much Ado About Nothing"Students of the Class of 1940  in front of Old MainStudents performing at a Gizmo open mic.Post Hall dorm roomA 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.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 riding club, Thunder-on-the-Left, and the Women's Athletic Association, enjoying an afternoon at Green Oaks.Barracks south of the gymWhiting Hall decorated for HomecomingStudents in front of Alumni HallNewspaper article about Knox College and Monmouth College 100th football gameWVKC staff on the steps of Old MainStudents working in the mail roomGarfield Todd, former prime minister of Rhodesia, speaks with Knox studentsThe students of A.B.L.E. (Allied Blacks for Liberty and Equality) HouseCadet BandThe 100th Knox vs. Monmouth football game, otherwise known as the Bronze Turkey Game. TKE parade floatStudent at Seymour Library circulation desk demonstrating book bag search policy with Knox College President, Inman FoxInternational students performing at the International Fair.Mock Democratic convention held in Memorial GymnasiumEntry way and staircase of Seymour Student UnionFive Knox football team membersBiology Club Homecoming float, "Sic 'em Siwash"Fifty Year Club Garden party musiciansCoed Knox rifle teamWomen in a suite, Class of 1980Four women help chalk the lines on a playing field.White Sox game played at Willard Field.Jerry Evans '86 carrying  the college mace at Commencement.Parade down Main St. at SeminaryA "donkey basketball" game sponsored by the Delta Delta Delta sorority.Student in the ceramic studio of the Ford Center for Fine Arts.Puddles synchronized swimming in the Lay Natatorium, Memorial GymnasiumPresentation 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 swimming at the Galesburg High School pool.Women's  gym class wand workBeanie crawlMale cheerleaders at HomecomingLaboratory, George Davis HallMuddy students on Flunk DayKnox basketball conference championsProfessor 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.Greek women participating in the Greek Week events.Ladies at a Green Oaks camp outThe 1917 Senior play, "Breezy's Point," at the Orpheum Theater."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."Lombard bell tower in the spring timeDonald Tchoypa '13 races for control of the ball in a Prairie Fire home soccer game.Knox College ObservatoryKnox student in the bookstore, Carithers Hall, Seymour UnionStudents and faculty in Founder's LoungeElection Day protestThe 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.Founder's Day tea in elegant dressBrian Hastings '99 faces off against a Monmouth wrestler.Phi Delta Theta fraternity canoe, Alumni Parade, Centenary CelebrationCommencement processional through Standish ParkThe 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.Whiting Hall women on their way to chapel.Election Day, American Guerilla vigilantesClasses of 1902 and 1903 at the Centenary celebration festivitiesKnox College Women's basketballKnox College tie with pattern using the college seal
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