Daniel Meyer and Jeffrey D. Rankin, "A Thousand Hearts Devotion: A History of Monmouth College", 2002
Jeff Rankin, "The Great Cannon Caper", A Slide Presentation, 2001
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The Class of 1903 donated "the Cannon" to Monmouth College as their senior class gift.
The class of 1903 used "the Cannon" as one of their emblems.
A Historical photo of the Rock Island arsenal.
The Class of 1903 went through the Rock Island Arsenal to acquire the Cannon.
A 2013 interview with Jeff Rankin includes a description of the the gift that the Class of 1903 donated to Monmouth College.