This collection includes historic photographs from the Kalamazoo College Archives that illustrate life on campus and in Kalamazoo from the College's earliest days to the present.

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  • Thomas Woodworth Presenting a Check to President Hicks 

    Schiavone Studio (Kalamazoo College, 1954)
    Baseball will be resumed on the Kalamazoo College campus in the spring of 1955. Thomas Woodworth, Kalamazoo, is shown at the left, presenting a generous check to Dr. Hicks, to underwrite the sport. With them, are Henry ...
  • Sarah A. DeWaters 

    Craine (Kalamazoo College, 1930 circa)
    Sarah Allis DeWaters was a member of the Class of 1900. She and her husband (Enos DeWaters, Class of 1899) donated money for the building of Hoben Hall. Decades later, a new women's dormitory was named in her honor. In ...
  • Charles Clark Bowen 

    Unknown author (Kalamazoo College, 1900 circa)
    Charles Clark Bowen, longtime chairman of the Board of Trustees and the College's largest benefactor around 1900, is the namesake of Kalamazoo College's Bowen Hall. It was dedicated at Commencement in June 1902, and ...
  • Ransom E. Olds 

    Unknown author (Kalamazoo College, 1928 circa)
    A portrait of Ransom E. Olds who funded the building of Olds Science Hall at Kalamazoo College. The photograph is undated but probably dates to around 1928 when the new building was dedicated.
  • 1905 Football Team 

    Unknown author (Kalamazoo College, 1905)
    Members of the 1905 football team at Kalamazoo College include (front row, left to right) Rufus Gilbert, coach, John Walker, Emerson Manley, William Clark, Gordon Stewart, stadium manager; (middle row) Ted Kinney, Burr ...
  • 1904 Football Team 

    Unknown author (Kalamazoo College, 1904)
    Members of the 1904 football team at Kalamazoo College include: Ralph Hinckly, William Puffer, Rufus Gilbert, coach, Daniel Holtom, Burr Osborne, Ted Kinney, and Charles Lewis Williams.
  • 1989 Men's Tennis Team 

    Unknown author (Kalamazoo College, 1989)
    Members of the 1989 Men's Tennis Team at Kalamazoo College. The players are not identified. Coach George Acker stands in the back row at far right.
  • 1981 Men's Tennis Team 

    Unknown author (Kalamazoo College, 1981)
    Members of the 1981 Men's Tennis Team at Kalamazoo College. The players are not identified. Coach George Acker is standing in the second row at the far left.
  • 1979 Men's Tennis Team 

    Unknown author (Kalamazoo College, 1979)
    Members of the 1979 Men's Tennis Team at Kalamazoo College. The players are not identified. Coach George Acker is standing in the back row at far left.
  • 1978 Men's Tennis Team 

    Unknown author (Kalamazoo College, 1978)
    Members of the 1978 Men's Tennis Team at Kalamazoo College. The players are not identified. Coach George Acker is standing in the second row at far left.
  • 1976 Men's Tennis Team 

    Unknown author (Kalamazoo College, 1976)
    Members of the 1976 Men's Tennis Team at Kalamazoo College. The players are not identified. Coach George Acker stands at the far right in the third row.
  • 1958 Men's Tennis Team 

    Unknown author (Kalamazoo College, 1958)
    Members of the 1958 Men's Tennis Team at Kalamazoo College: (Row 1, seated) Jim VanZandt, Bob Yuell, Mike Beal, Bill Japinga; (Row 2, standing) Coach Bud Donnelly, Les Dodson, Bob Brice, Les Overway, Wendell Wickland.
  • 1957 Men's Tennis Team 

    Unknown author (Kalamazoo College, 1957)
    Members of the 1957 Men's Tennis Team at Kalamazoo College: (first row) Bob Brice, Jerry Schram, Les Dodson, Chuck Nisbet, Mike Beal; (second row) John Falk, Bob Yuell, Coach Rolla Anderson, Manager Wendel Wickland, Bill ...
  • 1953 Men's Tennis Team 

    Unknown author (Kalamazoo College, 1953)
    Members of the 1953 Men's Tennis Team at Kalamazoo College: (left to right) Coach Allen B. Stowe, Manny Glasser, Jack Stommen, Dave Moran, Bill Little, Tom Smith, John DeVos, Maynard Youngs, Al Bruce-Micah, Bob Casler, ...
  • 1952 Men's Tennis Team 

    Unknown author (Kalamazoo College, 1952)
    Members of the 1952 Men's Tennis Team at Kalamazoo College: (standing) Manny Glasser, Tom Willson, John DeVos, Don Stowe, Dr. Allen B. Stowe, Dick Cain, Tom Smith, Dick Stevens, John Elftmann; (kneeling) Hugh Dill, Bob ...
  • 1946 Men's Tennis Team 

    Morgan, Ward C. (Kalamazoo College, 1946)
    Members of the 1946 men's tennis team at Kalamazoo College. The players are not identified.
  • 1971 Men's Tennis Team 

    Unknown author (Kalamazoo College, 1971)
    The 1971 Kalamazoo College Men's Tennis Team - MIAA and GLCA Champions. Members of the team included Bill Huxtable, Gary Gudelsky, Willard Washburn, Ken Craig, Fernando Garcia, Barry Steve Thomson, Kirk Beattie, Ron Cook, ...
  • 1964 Men's Tennis Team 

    Unknown author (Kalamazoo College, 1964)
    The 1964 Kalamazoo College Tennis Team (left to right): Les Dodson, Assistant Coach, Art Walters, Fred Emmert, Dick Johnson, John Koch, Bill Jones, Ron Creager, Bob Engles, Coach George Acker. Missing: George Smillies.
  • 1961 Men's Tennis Team 

    Maxwell, Robert (Kalamazoo Gazette, 1961-04-18)
    The 1961 Kalamazoo College Tennis Team. Coach George Acker stands at the far right. The players are not identified.
  • 1960 Men's Tennis Team 

    Unknown author (Kalamazoo College, 1960)
    The 1960 Kalamazoo College Tennis Team - Front row: James VanZandt, Ken Elzinga, Phil Rose. Second row: Coach George Acker, Loren Campbell, Bob Hader, Ron Barrett, Bill Japinga.

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