Preparation for the homecoming bonfire, 1912.
Homecoming football crowd, 1958
Students build a Homecoming float, 1954
Homecoming bonfire, 1966
Homecoming bonfire, 1939.
Homecoming dance, 1956
A KU fan celebrates a touchdown by the Jayhawks in the first half of the homecoming game against Texas Tech Saturday, Oct. 1, 2011, at Memorial Stadium.
Kansas University fans cheer for the Jayhawks during the homecoming game against Texas Tech on Saturday, Oct. 1, 2011, at Memorial Stadium.
Members of Delta Delta Delta and Delta Chi lead the way as crowds enjoy the 2011 Homecoming parade down Jayhawk Boulevard.
From left, Cale Paden and Allie Mickel-Linder, both of Setting Stone Day Care, get pumped up for the KU Homecoming Parade Saturday Oct 1, 2011.
A Greek house displays yard decorations before the Kansas University homecoming game in 1973. The old yard displays inspired this year's Homecoming Steering Committee to create the new Glow KU light-decoration contest.
KU students dress up for Hobo Day in 1934. The annual homecoming event often grew wild and raucous, and the University Senate ended it in 1939.
The candidates for what would be KU’s final homecoming queen crowning pose for a photo in 1969: from left, Jan Merrick, Candice Heavin, now Candice Heavin Benn, and Nancy Watson. Merrick won the crown.
2012 Homecoming logo.