White, Robb, 1909-1990

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Robb White (1909-1990) was an American television and screenplay writer. He also wrote juvenile nautical adventure novels.

From the guide to the Robb White Papers, before 1970, (Special Collections Research Center, Syracuse University Libraries)

Born in the Philippines to a missionary couple in 1909, Robb White served in the U.S. Navy and held positions as a book clerk, draftsman, and construction engineer. He wrote twenty-one books plus numerous articles and short stories; he also worked as a screenwriter.

From the description of Robb White papers, 1966-1972 [manuscript]. (University of Southern Mississippi, Regional Campus). WorldCat record id: 747605880

Place Name Admin Code Country
Subject
Popular culture
Young adult literature, American--20th century
Screenwriters--United States
Authors, American
Literature--American Fiction
Children's literature, American--20th century
Popular culture--United States
Radio, television, film
Occupation
Composers
Authors
Screenwriters
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Person

Birth 1909-06-20

Death 1990-11-24

Filipinos

English

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