Ella Amelia Hawkinson was a professor of history and head of the history and political science departments at Hope College from 1948-1952. Her teaching and scholarly work centered on school museums and community cooperation, how to use local history, and the Clay County Museum in Clay County, Minnesota. The Hawkinson Memorial Lecture series was founded in her memory at Hope College in 1954. The collection includes biographical information, doctoral degree dissertation, photographs, questionnaires, materials on the United Nations, clippings and programs from the Hawkinson Memorial Lecture series, and her personnel file (RESTRICTED).
Repository citation: Hope College, "H88-0068. Hawkinson, Ella A. (1896-1954). Papers, 1948-1956. 0.50 linear ft. PARTIALLY RESTRICTED" (2012). Collection Registers and Abstracts. Paper 431.
December 3, 2012.