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  • 1856 Sherwood Prize Speaking 

    Unknown author (Kalamazoo College, 1856-06-16)
    Order of exercises for the prize speaking contest held at Kalamazoo College's Commencement in 1856.
  • 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 ...
  • Kalamazoo College Sherwood Prize Speaking, June 17th, 1861 

    Sherwood Rhetorical Society (Kalamazoo College, 1861-06-17)
    List of freshmen and sophomore speakers at the June 17th, 1861 Sherwood Prize Speaking.
  • Tenth Annual Exhibition of the Sherwood Rhetorical Society of Kalamazoo College 

    Sherwood Rhetorical Society (Kalamazoo College, 1863-01-14)
    Program for the 1863 exhibition of the Sherwood Rhetorical Society with handwritten notes on back about each exercise.
  • Kalamazoo College Sherwood Prize Speaking, June 15th, 1863 

    Sherwood Rhetorical Society (Kalamazoo College, 1863-06-15)
    List of speakers from the Senior Preparatory Dept., freshman, and sophomore classes for the Sherwood Prize Speaking, Monday Evening, June 15th, 1863.
  • Semi-Annual Exhibition of the Sherwood Rhetorical Society of Kalamazoo College, 1866 

    Sherwood Rhetorical Society (Kalamazoo College, 1866-04-03)
    Program for the April 3, 1866 exhibition of the Sherwood Rhetorical Society of Kalamazoo College.
  • Catalogue of the Officers, Members and Books of the Sherwood Rhetorical Society of Kalamazoo College, together with the Constitution and By-Laws 

    Kalamazoo College (Kalamazoo: Clark & Cadman's Power Press Print, 1868, 1868)
    From "General Information" section of item: "The Sherwood Rhetorical Society was founded in 1851. It was the first Literary Society at Kalamazoo College, and was incorporated in 1860. It comprises Students from all of the ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 1920-21 Gaynor Club brochure 

    Unknown author (Kalamazoo College, 1920)
  • 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 (K'30), Queen Marian Thompson Grimes (K'30), Margaret G. Schuschardt (K'31), and Margaret Fellows (K'32). Miss ...
  • Kalamazoo College 1930 May Fete 

    Unknown (Kalamazoo College, 1930-05-21)
    Women Kalamazoo College students dancing around a May pole during the 1930 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.
  • Kalamazoo College Christmas Carol Service 1933 

    Unknown author (Kalamazoo College, 1933-12-19)
    A program from Kalamazoo College's 1933 Christmas Carol Service held at Stetson Chapel. Part of the Willis F. Dunbar Journals.
  • 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 ...
  • 1946 May Fete 

    Women's League (Kalamazoo College, 1946-05-25)
    The Women's League presents May Fete on May 25, 1946. Festivities included the coronation ceremony of the May Fete queen followed by a garden party held for the queen and her guests.
  • 1947 May Fete Program 

    Women's League (Kalamazoo College, 1947-05-24)
    The Women's League presents May Fete, on May 24, 1947. The crowning of the May Fete queen, Barbara Ensing, is followed by the annual May Pole dance. Later in the day, spectators are wowed by the Naval Reserve Air Show and ...
  • 1948 May Fete Program 

    Women's League (Kalamazoo College, 1948-05-22)
    The Women's League present 1948's Fairy Tale themed May Fete. Following open houses of Trowbridge and Hoben Halls is the "Storybook Fantasy," a collection of skits based on popular fairy tales, performed on the campus quad. ...