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Phillip and Carolyn White school class photograph collection

 Collection — Folder: SP048
Identifier: SP048

Scope and Contents

This collection includes class and group photographs from school teachers Phillip and Carolyn White in Marion County and Warren County, Indiana ranging from 1964 to 1994 regarding the 6th grade basketball team, traffic guards, and faculty at Abraham Lincoln School (Marion County) in 1964 and their 5th grade classes at Warren Central Elementary School (Warren County) from 1971 to 1994.


  • 1964, 1971-1994

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.

Biographical / Historical

Husband and wife Phillip "Phil" and Carolyn I. (Cates) White were school teachers who taught 5th grade together at Warren Central Elementary School in West Lebanon, Indiana from 1970 to 1995. The couple married in Indianapolis, Indiana on August 17, 1962, where they lived and taught for a time before moving to Carolyn's hometown, Kingman, Indiana, then to West Lebanon, Warren County, Indiana, and finally to nearby rural Williamsport, where Carolyn died on December 11, 2007.


Items in the collection.

Grady Funeral Home. "Carolyn I. White: February 24-1937-December 11, 2007." Obituary. Accessed June 7, 2019.


0.01 Cubic Feet (1 folder)

Language of Materials



This collection is arranged chronologically.

Custodial History

This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Austin White on 2017/12/20.


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2019/06/08 by Brittany Kropf. EAD finding aid created 2019/06/08 by Brittany Kropf.
Phillip and Carolyn White school class photograph collection
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Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

140 North Senate Avenue
Indianapolis, Indiana 46204 U.S.A.