Interview With Verda Hatch


  • Identifier1981 OH 109
  • Date9/18/1979
  • InterviewerRobinson, Norma
  • IntervieweeHatch, Verda
  • DescriptionMrs. Verda Hatch was the co-founder of Faculty Wives in 1955. She is the wife of Alden O. Hatch, former ROTC commander and staff member of EKU. Mrs Hatch has four children and is a retired music teacher. She talks about the beginning of Faculty Wives and the activities of the organization, including President William F. O'Donnell's reaction to the group. She also talks about the transition of Faculty Wives into EKU Women.
  • LocationRichmond, KY
  • Duration:46:46
  • Restrictionsnone
  • RightsContact Special Collections and Archives, Crabbe Library, Eastern Kentucky University for reproductions, rights and permission to publish.


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