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Sidewalks, New and Old

The old brick walk is uncovered during construction of a new concrete sidewalk along West Street in Galesburg, next to Knox College’s Umbeck Science Mathematics Center.

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New Campus Entryway Nears Completion

Above, Max Getz, mason and concrete specialist on the Facilities Services staff at Knox College, checks the first course in a curved wall. Below, he and an assistant install flashing at a rectangular planter. Both are features of the new … Continue reading

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Bricklaying at Cherry and Berrien Streets

Knox College facilities services staff Max Getz lays brick at the corner of Cherry and Berrien Streets. When Galesburg and Knox College were founded 175 years ago, the intersection of Cherry and Berrien didn’t exist under its current name, according … Continue reading

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