Carl M. White Papers, 1938-1943 | University of Illinois Archives
Series Number: 35/1/21
Acquired: ca. 5/66
Volume: 0.3 cubic feet
Available for use at:
|Room 146 Main Library, Prior Request Preferred||1-|
Description: Papers of Carl Milton White, Director of Libraries and Library School and Professor of Library Science (1940-43), including general correspondence (1938-43), personal letters (1941-43), vouchers, Illinois Library Association correspondence and list of trustees (1941-42). Letters concern business affairs, Columbia position, nomination to the Committee on the Use of the A.L.A. Cataloging Code, lectures, Rotary Club Program Committee, Tennessee Valley Authority, negotiations for directorship at the University of Illinois, Oklahoma Baptist University, photograph collection, professional affiliations, reprints and offprints of published articles and a thesis. Correspondents include Robert E. Park, Louis R. Wilson, Herbert Putnam, G. Watts Cunningham, Mrs. William Warner Bishop, Madison Bentley and Phineas L. Windsor.