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Neva Lois White

Neva Lois White was American librarian, consultant.

Background

  • White, Neva Lois was born on December 14, 1915 in Newton, Kansas, United States. Daughter of Elmer Jay and Sadie Melissa (Byler) White.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Goshen College, 1944. ABLS, University Michigan, 1946. Postgraduate, University Michigan, 1946.

    Career

    • Library. Goshen (Indiana) College, 1944-1949. Relief worker Mennonite Central Committee, Hong Kong, 1949-1952. Medical library Joseph Smith Medical Library, Wausau, Wisconsin, 1952-1953.

      Library Marquette University, Milwaukee, 1953-1959. Library consultant Wyoming Contract Team United States Agency for International Development, Kabul, Afghanistan, 1959-1966. Library Kansas State University Library, Manhattan, 1966-1983, retired, 1983.

      Reviewer Library Journal, 1958-1971. Library professor emerita Kansas State University, Manhattan, since 1983.

    Works

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Connections

    • father: Elmer Jay White
    • mother: Sadie Melissa (Byler) White
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    Born December 14, 1915
    Nationality
    • 1944
      Goshen College
    • 1946
      University Michigan
    • 1946
      University Michigan
    • 1944 - 1949
      Library Goshen (Indiana) College
    • 1949 - 1952
      relief worker, Mennonite Central Committee
      Hong Kong
    • 1952 - 1953
      medical library Joseph Smith Medical Library
      Wausau, Wisconsin, United States
    • 1953 - 1959
      library Marquette University
      Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
    • 1959 - 1966
      library consultant, Wyoming Contract Team United States Agency for International Development
      Kabul, Kabol, Afghanistan
    • 1966 - 1983
      library Kansas State University Library
      Manhattan, Kansas, United States
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