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Jean Bickmore White papers

Identifier: 10-05---001

Scope and Contents

This accession contains teaching and research files relating to Jean Bickmore White's career as a Professor of Political Science at Weber State College, as well as draft manuscripts of several of White's publications.


  • 1731-1998
  • Other: Date acquired: 2011-07-18
  • Majority of material found in 1967-1985


Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research use.

Biographical / Historical

Jean Bickmore White was born on April 12, 1924 in Hyrum, Utah to Lettie Critchlow and Danford M. Bickmore. She grew up in Paradise, Utah and graduated from South Cache High School in 1942. She attended Brigham Young University where she was the first woman editor of the Y News and member of the debate team.


30.15 Linear Feet (63 full-size hollinger boxes, 1 half-size hollinger box, 1 coroplast box, 2 RC boxes)


Arranged into four series: Series 1, Personal Papers (1943-1998); Series 2, Professional (1967-1989); Series 3, Publications (1969-1999); Series 4, Research Materials (1967-1999)

Physical Access Requirements

There are no physical access restrictions.

Technical Access Requirements

There are no technical access restrictions.

Custodial History

Material was acquired from Jean B. White and Barbara White Gingery (1993-018; 2011-017).

Source of Acquisition

Barbara White Gingery


No accruals are expected.

Separated Materials

Student theses were added to the Archives' Institutional Repository

Publication Rights

Materials may be used for non-profit and educational purposes, please credit the University Archives, Stewart Library, Weber State University. Reproduction for publication, exhibition, web display or commercial use is only permissible with the consent of the University Archives, Stewart Library, Weber State University.
Curt T. Kelley
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Repository Details

Part of the Weber State University Archives Repository

3921 Central Campus Drive Dept 2901
Ogden UT 84408