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    • Monte Carlo 

      Kalamazoo College ()
    • 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 ...
    • Sherwood Prize Declamations program, 1876 

      Kalamazoo College (Kalamazoo College, 1876-06-21)
      On June 21, 1876, the Sherwood Society sponsored its annual declamation contest. The following members of the freshman class participated: Charles W. Barber, Lemuel W. Bowen, Julia Dibble, Robert W. Kane, Myatt Kyau, ...
    • Sherwood Prize program, 1877 

      Kalamazoo College (Kalamazoo College, 1877-06-19)
      This prize speaking competition, sponsored by the Sherwood Rhetorical Society, involved music, prayer, and speeches presented by members of the freshman class. The following students participated: Myatt Kyau, Louie ...
    • 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 ...
    • Sherwood Prizes in Declamation program, 1907 

      Kalamazoo College (Kalamazoo College, 1907-06-17)
      Sponsored by the Sherwood Rhetorical Society, this annual prize contest included a program of music and declamations by members of the freshman class. Students recited well-known speeches such as Robert G. Ingersoll's ...
    • Sherwood Prizes in Declamation program, 1908 

      Kalamazoo College (Kalamazoo College, 1908-06-15)
      In the 1908 Sherwood Prize Speaking contest, members of the Class of 1911 presented music and declamations. The speeches were recitations of well-known orators such as James G. Blaine's "The Death of Garfield," Henry W. ...
    • 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 ...