Now showing items 1-20 of 199

    • Kalamazoo College Bowen Hall 

      Unknown (Kalamazoo College, )
      Kalamazoo College's Bowen Hall. Bowen Hall was dedicated at Commencement in June, 1902, and served as the College's main classroom building for over half a century. It was named for Charles Clark Bowen, longtime chairman ...
    • Kalamazoo College - James A. B. Stone 

      Unknown (Kalamazoo College, 1855)
      Kalamazoo College's first president, James Andrus Blinn Stone, in about 1860. Stone led the College from 1842 through 1863, and was responsible for the institution of high academic standards that allowed the College to ...
    • Lucinda Hinsdale Stone 

      Unknown (Kalamazoo College, 1860 circa)
      A "carte de visite" photograph of Lucinda Hinsdale Stone. Mrs. Stone came to Kalamazoo College in 1843 along with her husband James, and although she had not planned on teaching, enrollment and her passion for it eventually ...
    • Kalamazoo College 1886 Class Portrait 

      Unknown (Kalamazoo College, 1886)
      Kalamazoo College class portrait. Several of the people pictured here graduated with the Class of 1886 and other late 1880s classes, or did not graduate. They are identified in a list on the back of the photograph: Harry ...
    • Kalamazoo College First Football Team, 1892 

      Unknown (Kalamazoo College, 1892)
      Kalamazoo College's first football team, 1892. First row, left to right: Remington, Stripp, Shelvin. Second row: Weeler, McWilliams, Magill. Third row: Agbast, J. Westnedge, Gregg, Cole, Kinnane, Shutts, Lineau. Absent: ...
    • Kalamazoo College's First Track Team, 1895 

      Unknown (Kalamazoo College, 1895)
      Kalamazoo College's first track team, 1895. On the back of the photograph: "Photo gift to centennial collection by Coe Hayne. From left to right, top row: H. R. Anderson, distance runner; M. T. Dodge, 440 yards; A. C. ...
    • 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 ...
    • Kalamazoo College Men's Baseball Team, ca. 1896 

      Unknown (Kalamazoo College, 1896)
      Portrait of the Kalamazoo College men's baseball team. All players are unidentified. The photograph is labeled 1896, but the "Cathode" yearbook for 1896 depicts a slightly different group of players. The photographer is unknown.
    • Kalamazoo College 1898 Birds'-Eye View 

      Schoch, George W. (Kalamazoo College, 1898)
      A birds'-eye view of Kalamazoo, showing Kalamazoo College's Lower Hall, or Kalamazoo Hall, (right, with cupola) and baseball field. Lower Hall was completed in 1859. The original structure featured towers on the north and ...
    • Kalamazoo College Ladies' Hall Reception Room 

      Unknown (Kalamazoo College, 1900 circa)
      The reception room at Ladies' Hall. Ladies' Hall, the first residence built for women at Kalamazoo College, was first occupied in September 1887. Credit for raising the funds for construction goes to Baptist women's groups ...
    • Kalamazoo College Student Group 

      Unknown (Kalamazoo College, 1900 circa)
      A group of Kalamazoo College students and faculty on the steps and porch of Wheaton Lodge, sometime near the turn of the 20th century. The people are not identified, nor is the photographer. This photograph is printed in ...
    • Kalamazoo College Bowen Hall Cornerstone 

      Unknown (Kalamazoo College, 1901)
      The cornerstone of Bowen Hall, dated 1901, the year construction began. Bowen Hall was dedicated at Commencement in June, 1902, and served as the College's main classroom building for over half a century. It was named for ...
    • Kalamazoo College Williams Hall 

      Unknown (Kalamazoo College, 1902)
      Kalamazoo College's Williams Hall (Upper Hall), before the fire of 1916. Bowen Hall, built in 1902, can be seen at the far left. Construction was completed in 1849 on Upper Hall, a four-story men's dormitory. As originally ...
    • Kalamazoo College Pushball Players, 1907 

      Unknown (Kalamazoo College, 1907)
      Kalamazoo College intramural pushball game between freshmen and sophomores, 1907. Pushball was invented in Massachusetts in 1894 and taken up by Harvard University the next year, but its popularity was brief. It is similar ...
    • Kalamazoo College Lower Hall 

      Unknown (Kalamazoo College, 1907)
      Kalamazoo College's Lower Hall. Located on the corner of South Street and Michigan Avenue, the cornerstone of Lower Hall (also known as Kalamazoo Hall) was laid on August 28, 1857. The building was completed in 1859. The ...
    • Kalamazoo College Mirror Lake 

      Unknown (Kalamazoo College, 1908)
      Mirror Lake, sometimes known as the "College Pond," which was near the center of campus at the turn of the century. This view is to the west, looking up the hill toward where Williams or Upper Hall (the men's dormitory) ...
    • Kalamazoo College Student in Dormitory Room 

      Unknown (Kalamazoo College, 1908)
      An unidentified Kalamazoo College student in a dormitory room, in about 1908. The note "Room 40" has been added in pen on the front of the photo. This dormitory room was likely in Williams (or Upper) Hall, which served the ...
    • 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 Upper Hall Dormitory Room 

      Unknown (Kalamazoo College, 1909)
      Kalamazoo College students Lynn A. Wright (left) and Fred O. Pinkham (right) in their dormitory room in Upper Hall, around 1909. Construction was completed in 1849 on Upper Hall, a four-story men's dormitory. As originally ...
    • Kalamazoo College Class of 1909 

      Unknown (Kalamazoo College, 1909)
      Kalamazoo College's graduating class of 1909. The students, in caps and gowns, are standing in a line down the hill from Wheaton Lodge, the women's dormitory. Several faculty members are in line with the students, including ...