• John Huston Finley and Albert Britt

    Harold E. Way

    Former Knox College president John Finley stands with his hand on Albert Britt's shoulder at Britt's inauguration as Knox College President.

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  • Founders Day Radio Broadcast

    Harold E. Way

    John Huston Finley gives a radio broadcast on WLS Radio on Founders Day, February 15, 1937 as part of the Knox Centennial celebration.

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  • Speakers platform and crowd near Old Main

    Harold E. Way

    Men and women sit in the shade of trees between George Davis Hall and Old Main. Speakers that day included John Huston Finley, Governor Henry Horner and John Gilbert Winant.

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  • Finley and guest

    Green, Allen Ayrault, 1880-1963

    John Huston Finley (left) and a Fridtjof Nausen in Finley's home.

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  • Rededication of Old Main

    Harold E. Way

    Janet Grieg Post, Knox College President Carter Davidson and John Huston Finley converse near Old Main.

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  • Rededication of Old Main

    Harold E. Way

    A dais is erected and crowd is gathered on the east side of a Old Main. An American flag drapes the building. Speakers that day included John Huston Finley, Governor Henry Horner and John Gilbert Wina…

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  • Lincoln Douglas debate celebration

    Green, Allen Ayrault, 1880-1963

    Clark E. Carr speaks to the crowd at the Lincoln Douglas debate anniversary celebration at Knox College. The man seated to Carr's right is Chauncey Depew. The men seated to Carr's left are (right to l…

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  • Finley, Watson and Pond

    Green, Allen Ayrault, 1880-1963

    John Huston Finley (standing, center), President of Knox College, with his wife to his right welcomes guests in his home. Maj. James B. Pond is seated on the right, with is wife to his right. John Wat…

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  • Rededication of Old Main

    Harold E. Way

    John Huston Finley addresses the crowd at the rededication of Old Main ceremony.

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  • Anthony Hope

    Green, Allen Ayrault, 1880-1963

    English writer Anthony Hope Hawkins, better known as Anthony Hope, seated on the right, at the home of John Huston Finley. Hope visted Knox College to deliver a lecture in the Adelphi Lecture Course,…

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  • Pioneer Supper

    Harold E. Way

    Earnest Elmo Calkins, Janet Grieg Post, Selden Gale Lowrie, and John Huston Finley (left to right) in costume at the 'Pioneer Supper' held at the Galesburg Armory on Founders Day, February 15, 1937, a…

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  • Rededication of Old Main

    Harold E. Way

    Speakers platform and crowd on the east side of Old Main. Speakers that day included John Huston Finley, Governor Henry Horner and John Gilbert Winant.

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  • Rededication of Old Main

    Harold E. Way

    John Huston Finley addresses the crowd at the rededication of Old Main ceremony.

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  • Honorary degree recipients at Convocation services, Founders Day

    Harold E. Way

    Honorary degree recipients on Founders Day outside the Central Congregational Church. Left to right: Earnest Elmo Calkins, Selden Gale Lowrie, Knox College President Carter Davidson, John Huston Finle…

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  • Knox Centennial radio broadcast

    Harold E. Way

    Knox College dignitaries prepare to give a radio broadcast from Seymour Hall on WLS Radio on Founders Day, February 15, 1937 as part of the Knox Centennial celebration. Back row: Julian Bentley (Knox…

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  • Rededication of Old Main

    Harold E. Way

    Men and women sit in the shade of trees between George Davis Hall and Old Main at the rededication of Old Main ceremony. John Huston Finley is the speaker. Governor Henry Horner and John Gilbert Winan…

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  • Honorary degree recipients at Convocation services, Founders Day

    Harold E. Way

    Honorary degree recipients on Founders Day outside the Central Congregational Church. Left to right: Earnest Elmo Calkins, Knox College President Carter Davidson, John Huston Finley, Janet Grieg Post…

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  • Rededicators of Old Main

    Harold E. Way

    Speakers at the rededication of Old Main ceremony. Left to right: John Gilbert Winant, Governor Henry Horner, Knox College President Carter Davidson, Janet Grieg Post, Carl Sandburg, John Huston Finle…

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  • Pioneer Supper

    Harold E. Way

    Selden Gale Lowrie, Earnest Elmo Calkins, Janet Grieg Post, and John Huston Finley (left to right) in costume at the 'Pioneer Supper' held at the Galesburg Armory on Founders Day, February 15, 1937, a…

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  • Founders Day Radio Broadcast

    Harold E. Way

    Knox College dignitaries prepare to give a radio broadcast from Seymour Hall on WLS Radio on Founders Day, February 15, 1937 as part of the Knox Centennial celebration. Left to right: John Huston Finl…

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