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  • 1950 USTA Tennis Championship 

    Unknown (Kalamazoo College, 1950)
    A tennis player raising the American flag during the National Junior and Boys' Tennis Championship (also known as the USTA Boys 18 & 16 National Tennis Championships), which took place from July 31 to August 5, 1950. The ...
  • 1955 Men's Tennis Team 

    Unknown (Kalamazoo College, 1955 (ca.))
    Kalamazoo College Men's Tennis Team walking in to the tennis courts, c. 1955. From left to right: Bob Yuell '58, Bob Casler '55 in glasses, Jurgen Diekmann '56, Thomas Smith '55, Mike Beal '58, Donald Stowe '56, David Moran ...
  • 1972 Men's Tennis Team 

    Schiavone Studio (Kalamazoo College, 1972)
    Kalamazoo College men's tennis team, 1972. Front row, left to right: Dave Martin, Gary Gudelsky, Tom Thomson, Steve Thomson, Eric Lewis, George Scott. Back row: Coach Acker, Kim Beattie, Kirk Beattie, Ron Cook, Dave Emig, ...
  • The "Big Move" 

    Maxwell, Robert (Kalamazoo College, 1967-04-08)
    Kalamazoo College President Weimer K. Hicks and several unidentified students carry books across the street. Saturday, April 8, 1967 was known as the "Big Move" when students and faculty members volunteered to move 50,000 ...
  • 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 ...
  • Kalamazoo College - Lucinda Hinsdale Stone 

    Unknown (Kalamazoo College, 2009-08-28)
    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 eventurally ...
  • Kalamazoo College 125th Anniversary Convocation 

    Maxwell, Robert (Kalamazoo College, 1958-04-19)
    Kalamazoo College 125th Anniversary Convocation, 1958. For the College's 125th Anniversary, three days of events on the theme of "In Quest of Learning, Liberal and Christian" were held around Founders Day, April 22. The ...
  • 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 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 1917 Class Picture 

    Harrington Studio (Kalamazoo College, 1917)
    The Kalamazoo College Class of 1917, spelling out "17" on the hill next to Bowen Hall. Individual students are not identified.
  • Kalamazoo College 1930 May Fete 

    Unknown (Kalamazoo College, 1930-05-21)
    Women Kalamazoo College students dancing around a May pole during the 1930 May Fete. The May Fete was first held at the College by the women's Eurodelphian Gamma society in 1883, but it did not take off as a tradition until ...
  • Kalamazoo College 1932 Winter Formal 

    Unknown (Kalamazoo College, 1932-02-06)
    The 1932 Winter Formal dance at Kalamazoo College's Trowbridge Hall (women's dormitory). According to an article in the student newspaper "The Index" on February 5, 1932, the theme of the winter formal was "Snow Ball." The ...
  • Kalamazoo College 1935 May Fete 

    Unknown (Kalamazoo College, 1935-05)
    The 1935 May Fete procession on the Kalamazoo College quadrangle. The May Fete was first held at the College by the women's Eurodelphian Gamma society in 1883, but it did not take off as a tradition until the early 20th ...
  • Kalamazoo College 1936 Freshman Initiation 

    Unknown (Kalamazoo College, 1936)
    A group of male Kalamazoo College students during Freshman Initiation, 1936. The students are all in their pajamas and some have musical instruments. On the back of the photograph are the signatures of Henry B. Royce, "The ...
  • Kalamazoo College 1947 Commencement 

    Ross, Tom (Kalamazoo College, 1947-06)
    Kalamazoo College Commencement, June 1947. This photograph shows students in caps and gowns walking up the two aisles to their seats in the front of Stetson Chapel. That year, the commencement speaker was Supreme Court ...
  • Kalamazoo College 1947 Homecoming Float 

    Unknown (Kalamazoo College, 1947)
    The winning "float" for Kalamazoo College's 1947 Homecoming. This car, owned by Bob Russell '48, was decorated by the Century Forum, a men's literary society. Kalamazoo College did not have fraternities and sororities, but ...
  • Kalamazoo College 1955 Homecoming 

    Maxwell, Robert (Kalamazoo College, 1955-10-15)
    Kalamazoo College's Homecoming Queen and Court, October 15, 1955. Left to right: Gretchen Falk '59, Joan White '58, Student Senate President Dick Bowser '56, Queen Mary Sullivan '59, Sue Wixom '58 and Gretchen Bahr '56. ...
  • Kalamazoo College 1956 Aerial View 

    John Todd's Photography Service (Kalamazoo College, 1956-09-30)
    An aerial view of the Kalamazoo College campus in September, 1956. The view is to the northwest. Lovell Street runs across the photo diagonally from lower right to middle left. The photographer did not number the print.
  • Kalamazoo College 1967 Homecoming 

    Campbell, Rick (Kalamazoo College, 1967-10-21)
    A new twist on Homecoming Festivities: Kalamazoo College's Homecoming court for 1967 arrives on a motorcycle. The Kalamazoo Gazette distributed this photograph through the Associated Press wire, with the following caption: ...
  • Kalamazoo College 1980 Tornado Damage 

    Unknown (Kalamazoo College, 1980)
    A Polaroid photograph showing some of the damage at Kalamazoo College's Stowe Tennis Stadium after the tornado in May of 1980. The tornado, which hit Kalamazoo on May 13, 1980, traveled down West Main Street, passing ...