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Sessions, Abigail "Abby" (Class of 1971) and Bill (Class of 1969), June 25, 1992

Identifier: MOH76

Scope and Contents

1 interview with Abigail "Abby" (Class of 1971) and William K. Sessions (Class of 1969). During the interview they discuss what brought them to Middlebury; the transition from strict rules to an open campus during the late 1960s; political activism during the 1960s; involvement with the Middlebury community; Neighborhood Youth Corps; Addison County Youth Services; Bill's work as a Public Defender; student social life; Bill's legal career; trip to Russia with Justice Dooley; political activism in the 1990s; class reunions; and changes in the student body.


  • June 25, 1992


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Conditions Governing Access

Open for research without restriction.

Biographical / Historical

Abigail "Abby" (Procter) Sessions (1949-) was born to Clifford L. Proctor and graduated from Middlebury College in 1971. She married William K. Sessions and the couple had three children: Hannah D., Myra Woodhouse, and Jonathan William. She attended the Washington Montessori Institute and the University of Vermont, and taught at the Shoreham School in Shoreham, Vermont. William K. Sessions (1947-) served as a judge on the United States District Court in Burlington, Vermont, beginning in 1995. He was also an Adjunct Professor of Law at Vermont Law School.


From the Collection: 147+ Objects

Physical Location


Physical Description

1 audio cassette containing 60 minute interview


Assigned identifier: a13af19920625-01

Repository Details

Part of the Middlebury College Special Collections & Archives Repository

Middlebury College
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