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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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 Glee Club, 1910 

      Unknown (Kalamazoo College, 1910)
      Kalamazoo College men's Glee Club, 1910. The photograph is a postcard-print which was cut from a personal scrapbook, and the last names of the members are as follows, first row (left to right): Buchanan, Petit, Small. ...
    • Kalamazoo College Gaynor Club 

      Unknown (Kalamazoo College, 1910 c.)
      A picture postcard of the Kalamazoo College Gaynor Club, the female version of the college Glee Club, sometime around 1910. The Gaynor Club was begun in the fall of 1907 by Miss Bertha Hussey, who was then the preceptress ...
    • Kalamazoo College Kappa Pi Society, 1914 

      Unknown (Kalamazoo College, 1914)
      The members of Kalamazoo College's Kappa Pi literary society, 1914. The women's literary society was founded in 1906 as a spin-off from the existing society for women, the Eurodelphians, because of increased enrollment. ...
    • Kalamazoo College Philolexian Society 

      Slocum Brothers (Kalamazoo College, 1918)
      The members of Kalamazoo College's Philolexian Lyceum literary society, in 1918. The Philos were founded in 1855. Most members in this photograph are not identified, but the yearbook for 1918 includes this photograph along ...
    • Century Forum, 1918 

      Slocum Brothers (Kalamazoo College, 1918)
      Members of Kalamazoo College's Century Forum during the 1917-18 academic year. This photo appears in the 1918 yearbook, The Ka-Col. On the back of the photograph, three names are listed, Paul Staake, Harvey Jacobs and ...
    • 1920-21 Gaynor Club brochure 

      Unknown author (Kalamazoo College, 1920)
    • Sigma Rho Sigma Annual Banquet program, 1923 

      Kalamazoo College (Kalamazoo College, 1923-06-08)
      The Sherwood Society's annual banquet in 1923 followed an Arabic theme. According to an article in the June 20, 1923 issue of The Index, "Odors of incense carried out the illusion which was given by the Sheik and Sheba ...