Barbara J. White Papers 1935-1971, 1975, 2007


Barbara J. White Papers 1935-1971, 1975, 2007

White, Barbara Jeanne Johnson, 1918-; student and college teacher. Mount Holyoke College graduate, 1939 (M.A. 1941). Mount Holyoke College faculty member, 1939-1944. Papers consist of correspondence, course records, a scrapbook, teaching records, a published article, biographical information, and photographs, primarily documenting her academic and social life as a Mount Holyoke College student and instructor.

5 boxes; (2.1 linear ft.)


SNAC Resource ID: 6322056

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