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Hawkins, Louise Gove (Class of 1940), June 2, 1995

Identifier: MOH100

Scope and Contents

1 interview with Louise Gove Hawkins, Middlebury College Class of 1940, with Joice Pangalila at Hawkins' 55th reuintion. Hawkins discusses how she found out about Middlebury; what she liked about Middlebury; starting her family; Mountain club; compulsory chapel; biology department; President Moody; town-gown relations; Battell Cottage; student activities; and World War II.


  • June 2, 1995

Language of Materials


Conditions Governing Access

Open for research without restriction.

Biographical / Historical

Louise Hargreaves (Gove) Hawkins (1919-1999) was born to Chester Baldwin and Minnie Louise (Allen) Gove in Walpole, Massachusetts, and graduated from Middlebury College in 1940. She pursued graduate studies at Bridgewater State College and Framingham State College, and was a teacher in Jacksonville, Vermont from 1940 to 1941. She served as Children's Librarian and Technical Services Librarian at the Walpole Public Library from 1962 to 1985. She married Edward J. Hawkins in 1942 and they had one child: James K.


From the Collection: 147+ Objects

Physical Location


Physical Description

1 audio cassette


Assigned identifier: a13af19950602-03

Repository Details

Part of the Middlebury College Special Collections & Archives Repository

Middlebury College
Davis Family Library
110 Storrs Avenue
Middlebury Vermont 05753 United States