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Hocking, Elton, 1901-1988



  • Existence: 1901-1988

Biographical Information

Elton Hocking was a Professor of Modern Languages at Purdue University. He was appointed Head of the Department of Modern Languages in 1947, and served in that capacity until 1962. In 1970 Professor Hocking was promoted to Professor Emeritus of Modern Language Education.


February 27, 1962, March 3-4, 1970:

Purdue University Board of Trustee minutes; May 17, 1947

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Elton Hocking papers

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 24, Placement: 11
Identifier: MSF 176
Scope and Contents The collection contains one folder with an article by Elton Hocking.
Dates: 1955