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    • Kalamazoo College 1931 May Fete 

      Unknown (Kalamazoo College, 1930-05-21)
      Women Kalamazoo College students dancing around a May pole during the 1931 May Fete. The May Fete was first held at the College by the women's Eurodelphian Gamma society in 1883, but it did not take off as a tradition until ...
    • Kalamazoo College 1932 Winter Formal 

      Unknown (Kalamazoo College, 1932-02-06)
      The 1932 Winter Formal dance at Kalamazoo College's Trowbridge Hall (women's dormitory). According to an article in the student newspaper "The Index" on February 5, 1932, the theme of the winter formal was "Snow Ball." The ...
    • Kalamazoo College 1935 May Fete 

      Unknown (Kalamazoo College, 1935-05)
      The 1935 May Fete procession on the Kalamazoo College quadrangle. The May Fete was first held at the College by the women's Eurodelphian Gamma society in 1883, but it did not take off as a tradition until the early 20th ...
    • Kalamazoo College 1936 Freshman Initiation 

      Unknown (Kalamazoo College, 1936)
      A group of male Kalamazoo College students during Freshman Initiation, 1936. The students are all in their pajamas and some have musical instruments. On the back of the photograph are the signatures of Henry B. Royce, "The ...
    • Kalamazoo College 1947 Homecoming Float 

      Unknown (Kalamazoo College, 1947)
      The winning "float" for Kalamazoo College's 1947 Homecoming. This car, owned by Bob Russell '48, was decorated by the Century Forum, a men's literary society. Kalamazoo College did not have fraternities and sororities, but ...
    • Kalamazoo College 1988 Rat Olympics 

      Unknown (Kalamazoo College, 1988)
      One of the obstacle courses, a miniature Kalamazoo College campus, made for the 1988 Rat Olympics. 1988 was the second year that professor of psychology Lyn Raible and students held the rat "Summer Games." Students trained ...
    • Kalamazoo College Christmas Carol Service, 1931 

      Unknown (Kalamazoo College, 1931-12-11)
      A procession of women Kalamazoo College students during Trowbridge Hall's Christmas Carol Service, 1931. The service was a long-standing tradition on campus that had begun in Trowbridge Hall in 1925 or earlier, and eventually ...
    • Kalamazoo College Freshman Hazing, 1909 

      Unknown (Kalamazoo College, 1909)
      Kalamazoo College's Class of 1909 with their captured freshmen. The captured students are wearing cone hats and face paint and are tied up, and some appear to have large numbers made out of newspaper pasted to their clothes ...
    • Kalamazoo College Freshmen, 1963 

      Unknown (Kalamazoo College, 1963)
      "Their fathers and mothers were classmates, too! Pictured in the bookstore, adorned in the green freshman 'pots,' are four of the 326 new students on the campus this fall. These young people are, left to right, Tom Webster, ...
    • Kalamazoo College Gaynor Club 

      Unknown (Kalamazoo College, 1910 c.)
      A picture postcard of the Kalamazoo College Gaynor Club, the female version of the college Glee Club, sometime around 1910. The Gaynor Club was begun in the fall of 1907 by Miss Bertha Hussey, who was then the preceptress ...
    • Kalamazoo College Gaynor Club, 1931 

      Unknown (Kalamazoo College, 1931)
      The Kalamazoo College Gaynor Club, 1931-1932 school year. Mrs. Sylvia Alford Belden was the director, and during the year the "Messiah"was the group's largest offering, in collaboration with other musical groups throughout ...
    • Kalamazoo College Glee Club, 1910 

      Unknown (Kalamazoo College, 1910)
      Kalamazoo College men's Glee Club, 1910. The photograph is a postcard-print which was cut from a personal scrapbook, and the last names of the members are as follows, first row (left to right): Buchanan, Petit, Small. ...
    • Kalamazoo College Greek Weekend 

      Unknown (Kalamazoo College, 2009-08-28)
      Kalamazoo College students getting ready for a chariot race during "Greek Weekend." The event, held by the College's societies (Sherwoods, Philolexians and the Century Forum for men; Eurodelphians, Kappa Pi and Alpha Sigma ...
    • Kalamazoo College Homecoming Dance, 1978 

      Unknown (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College, 1978)
      Students discoing at the Kalamazoo College Homecoming dance, 1978. The students and photographer are not identified.
    • Kalamazoo College Kappa Pi Pageant, 1926 

      Unknown (Kalamazoo College, 1926-05)
      Kalamazoo College's Kappa Pi society pageant, May 15 or 16, 1926. In place of the Vaudeville show that the Kappas usually offered each year, a more serious production (referred to in the College newspaper as a dream masque) ...
    • Kalamazoo College Kappa Pi Society, 1914 

      Unknown (Kalamazoo College, 1914)
      The members of Kalamazoo College's Kappa Pi literary society, 1914. The women's literary society was founded in 1906 as a spin-off from the existing society for women, the Eurodelphians, because of increased enrollment. ...
    • Kalamazoo College Mock Democratic Convention, 1932 

      Unknown (Kalamazoo College, 1932-03-19)
      The first Kalamazoo College Mock Democratic Convention, 1932. An article in the student paper "The Index" on February 5 of that year stated that "Red hot oratory, nominational parades, and all the noise, hilarity, and ...
    • Kalamazoo College Mock Democratic Convention, 1940 

      Unknown (Kalamazoo College, 1940-03-16)
      A student delegate at Kalamazoo College's third Mock Democratic Convention, March 16, 1940. The student is not identified, but is possibly Kiyo Okami '40. His white ribbon signifies that he served as a state delegate ...
    • Kalamazoo College Mock Democratic Convention, 1968 

      Unknown (Kalamazoo College, 1968-04-20)
      Student delegates at Kalamazoo College's ninth consecutive Mock Democratic Convention, 1968. In that year, primary elections were held in the College dormitories, with each dorm serving as a state. At the mock convention, ...
    • Kalamazoo College Monte Carlo night 

      Unknown (Kalamazoo College, 2009-08-28)
      Students at a game table during Kalamazoo College's Monte Carlo night, sometime in the 1970s. College administrator Dr. Wen Chao Chen is the dealer, and the students are not identified. The Monte Carlo event was first held ...