Frank White Papers, 1886-1940
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Brief Description:

The Frank White Papers date from 1886-1940, and consist primarily of correspondence, in the form of personal letters to and from Frank and Elsie White, as well as their son, Edwin. There is correspondence from Frank White to his wife during his service in the Philippines, 1898-1899. There is a small amount of political correspondence, especially when White was seeking the office of United States Treasurer.

Also included in the collection are business and financial records, newspaper clippings, a scrapbook, a memory book, two guest books, and several diaries. One diary was kept by Elsie White from 1899-1902, while a second diary was kept by A.E. Nickerson of Wilmington, Ohio, from 1862-1863. Nickerson’s connection with Frank or Elsie White is unknown. A third diary is unidentified, but dates from 1934.

Held at:
Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections
Chester Fritz Library
3051 University Ave Stop 9000
Grand Forks, ND 58202 9000
Phone: 701-777-4625
Fax: 701-777-3319
Email: und.archives [at]
Record Series Number: OGLMC/0030
Created by: White, Frank (1856-1940)
Volume: 2.5 Linear Feet
Access Restrictions: Open for inspection under the rules and regulations of the Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections.
Subject Index
Military History - Philippine Insurrection
Military History - World War I (WW1)
Politics and Government - North Dakota Governor
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
Acquisition Notes:   Donation; the acquisition records are unavailable.
Related Materials: Edwin White Papers, OGLMC 29
PreferredCitation: (Description of Item). Frank White Papers.  OGLMC 30, Box #, Folder #.  Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections, Chester Fritz Library, University of North Dakota.
Finding Aid Revisions: Finding aid migrated to Archon in November 2013.