Marilyn Curtis White papers
Scope and Contents
Collection contains research material about Keetley, Utah gathered by Marilyn Curtis White for her Master’s of History thesis at Brigham Young University. Keetley, Utah, was a small mining and agricultural town in Wasatch County, Utah, that served as a refuge for Japanese Americans who were expelled from California in 1942. Materials include oral history interviews on audiocassettes, articles, letters, and other research materials. Materials are dated 1890 to 1990. Most of the materials are photocopies collected for research purposes, including the earlier dated materials.
- White, Marilyn Curtis (Person)
Language of Materials
Contains materials in both English and Japanese.
Conditions Governing Access
Open for public research.
Conditions Governing Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to use material from this collection must be obtained from the Reference Services at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Marilyn Curtis White was born in 1941 in Washington, D.C. She married Weston J. White, an attorney, and had eight children. She graduated from Brigham Young University for the first time in 1963 with a bachelor’s degree in journalism. She graduated from BYU with her master’s degree in American history in 1989. In 1994, she worked as a history consultant, history teacher, and historian in Beaumont, California. She also worked as an author, a freelance writer, a lobbyist at the Hawaii State Legislature, the editor of The Forum (a newsletter for Hana Pono), and the resource chair for the American Association of Women.
1 box (0.5 linear ft.)
1 media box (0.5 linear ft.)
Arranged in two series: 1. Marilyn Curtis White research materials on Keetley, Utah, 1890-1990. 2. Marilyn Curtis White oral history interviews, 1988.
Donated by Marilyn Curtis White.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated; Marilyn Curtis White; date unknown.
Utah and American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).
Processed; Emily Perkins; 2020
- Pamphlet, bibliography, articles, papers
- Marilyn Curtis White papers
- 2020 October
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- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.