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Visit the Special Collections and Archives pages for more about these unique and interesting collections in Seymour Library:

College Archives

Knox College Archives

The Archives holds the record of the life of Knox College, including the history of the college's founding in 1837.

Rare Books

Rare Books Collections

The Rare Books collections feature works about early America, the Civil War, Hemingway, children's literature and much more.


Manuscripts Collections

The Manuscripts collection is comprised of over 300 separate collections. 

Local History

Local History Collections

The Local History collections tell the story of Galesburg's development and the founding of Knox College.

Art Collections

Art Collections

The Art Collection is composed of works on canvas, prints, ceramics and sculpture.