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    • Monte Carlo 

      Kalamazoo College ()
    • Missionary Society of Inquiry ledger, 1858-60 

      Unknown author (Kalamazoo College, 1858)
      This ledger documents the Missionary Society of Inquiry's constitution, by-laws, and meeting minutes. The society was formed in 1858 and the ledger includes up to June 1860. The ledger also includes a list of students ...
    • 1889 Washington Banquet Program 

      Kalamazoo College (Kalamazoo College, 1889-02-22)
      The first annual banquet of the literary societies of Kalamazoo College was the Washington Banquet held on February 22, 1889. The program honored President George Washington - "First in War, First in Peace and First in ...
    • Kalamazoo College Index Editorial Staff 

      Ford, F. P. (Kalamazoo College, 1895)
      The editorial staff of Kalamazoo College's student newspaper, "The Index." From left to right: C. W. Oakley, Frank Blanchard, F. B. Sinclair, Isabella Bennett, M. A. Greybiel (standing), S. J. Hall (Business Manager), and ...
    • 1896 Washington Banquet Program 

      Unknown author (Kalamazoo College, 1896-02-21)
      The Eurodelphian, Philolexian, and Sherwood Societies of Kalamazoo College hosted the Washington Banquet on February 21, 1896. The toastmaster was H.C. Jackson and other speakers included Pauline LaTourette, Caroline ...
    • 1898 Washington Banquet Program 

      Unknown author (Kalamazoo College, 1898-02-22)
      The literary societies of Kalamazoo College hosted the Washington Banquet at The American on February 22, 1898. The toast master was W.E. Post and speeches on the following topics were made: The College Woman, The College ...
    • Fresh Arrival 

      Unknown author (Kalamazoo College, 1900)
      A pair of photos showing ten students c. 1900 goofing around. Both images show a sign reading "Fresh Arrival" and the backs are labelled with "Lienau 1900." Oscar P. Lienau was a student in the Preparatory Department ...
    • Captured Flags of the Class of 1906 

      Unknown author (Kalamazoo College, 1902)
      Four men sit with two '06 flags. In the background the chalkboard reads "Freshman Flags of -06 put up at 3 A.M. Oct. 1 T[aken D]own [unknown time] A.M." The remaining text on the chalkboard is covered but it most likely ...
    • Captured Flag of the Class of 1908 

      Unknown author (Kalamazoo College, 1905 circa)
      Presumably members of the Class of 1909 are pictured with the Class of 1908 flag and holding a sign that reads "President of Sophomores Captured." The freshman-sophomore rivalry was a tradition during the first weeks of ...
    • 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 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 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 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 Philolexian Society 

      Slocum Brothers (Kalamazoo College, 1918)
      The members of Kalamazoo College's Philolexian Lyceum literary society, in 1918. The Philos were founded in 1855. Most members in this photograph are not identified, but the yearbook for 1918 includes this photograph along ...
    • Century Forum, 1918 

      Slocum Brothers (Kalamazoo College, 1918)
      Members of Kalamazoo College's Century Forum during the 1917-18 academic year. This photo appears in the 1918 yearbook, The Ka-Col. On the back of the photograph, three names are listed, Paul Staake, Harvey Jacobs and ...
    • 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) ...
    • May Fete Court, 1929 

      Unknown (Kalamazoo College, 1929)
      The 1929 May Fete court stands on the steps of Bowen Hall. They are Ruth Hudson (K'27), Polly Larsen McQueen '30, Queen Marian Thompson Grimes '30, Margaret G. Schuschardt '31, and Margaret Fellows '32. Miss Thompson was ...
    • 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 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 ...
    • 1931 May Fete 

      Women's League (Kalamazoo College, 1931-05)
      In May, 1931, the Women's League presented May Fete. The celebration included a parade of the May Fete queen's subjects, tournament awards, and the May Pole dance. Margaret Gordon, Class of 1931, was crowned the queen.