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  • Prepping for Historical Pageant, 1933 

    Unknown author (Kalamazoo College, 1933-10)
    In October of 1933, the college celebrated its centennial with a convocation, reunions, a historical pageant, and other events. According to the centennial program, the historical pageant “is designed to portray varying ...
  • K Magazine (1983, January) 

    Kalamazoo College (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College, 1983-01)
    The choice is made -- Presidential bridesmaids -- Statesman for the '80s -- A room of their own -- Sports at the College -- Alumni news -- From the alumni leaders -- Class notes -- Sesquicentennial spotlight -- Sesquicentennial ...
  • K Magazine (1982, August) 

    Kalamazoo College (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College, 1982-08)
    The celebration begins! -- "Searching for the stone" -- "The birth of the K Plan" -- "The questions in us all" -- "Memories and choices" -- News of the College -- Sports at the College -- Alumni news -- Class notes -- ...
  • K Magazine (1982, April) 

    Kalamazoo College (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College, 1982-04)
    A Sesquicentennial preview -- The "we" generation -- Drawing nature's way -- A river reverie -- News of the College -- Sports at the College -- Alumni news -- Class notes -- Sesquicentennial Spotlight.
  • Kalamazoo College Centennial Performance 

    Unknown (Kalamazoo College, 1933-10-13)
    For Kalamazoo College's Centennial in October of 1933, one of the events was an historical reenactment on the campus quadrangle. Several actors (students and faculty) acted out five scenes in College history: the Primitive ...
  • Kalamazoo College 

    Kalamazoo College (Kalamazoo College, 1933)
    Black and white postcard view of Kalamazoo College showing Mandelle Hall (left) and the R. E. Olds Science Building (right). This postcard is from a series printed by the College for the 1933 Centennial. The card is not ...
  • Centennial Celebration of the Founding of Kalamazoo College 

    Kalamazoo College (1933-10-13)
    Program of the College's centennial weekend, Friday, October 13, 1933 - Saturday, October 14, 1933. Includes activities for each day, such as the Centennial Convocation, reunions, dinners, athletic events, and other sessions.
  • An Historical Account of the Women's Council 

    Gauntlett, Dorothy (1983-05)
    From cover: "Published for the Sesquicentennial at Kalamazoo College." Vignettes of Women's Council history, including Women's Council rosters (charter members, presidents, membership 1924-1983, and Archievement Day Honorees).
  • The Fair Arcadian Hill: Celebrating the College's 175th Anniversary 

    Lightcap, Kathryn (Kalamazoo College, 2008-03-31)
    "The Fair Arcadian Hill: Celebrating the College's 175th Anniversary" exhibit poster for A.M. Todd Rare Book Room, March 31-June 5, 2008.
  • Emancipated Spirits: Portraits of Kalamazoo College Women 

    Griffin, Gail B., 1950-; Csete, Josephine; Moerdyk, Ruth Ann; Limer, Cheryl (Kalamazoo, Mich. : [s.n.], 1983 (Kalamazoo : Ihling Bros. Everard Co.), 1983-05-01)
    From the preface: "This is a book about pioneers. It begins with an account of the life of a woman who arrived in Michigan in 1843, when it was still mostly vast forest. It ends with the story of another woman, who arrived ...
  • Kalamazoo College: A Sesquicentennial Portrait 

    Graham, Ann; Dewey, Robert D., 1923-2009; Hilberry, Conrad, 1928-; Barrett, Laurence N., 1915-2002; Griffin, Gail B., 1950- (Kalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo College, 1982, 1982-01-01)
    A college history in archival photographs and essays by Kalamazoo College faculty and alumni.

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