Guide to the John G. White Archive


Title:
John G. White Archive
Repository:
Cleveland Public Library
Phone: 216-623-2800
http://www.cpl.org
Creator:
White, John Griswold (1845-1928)
Dates:
1839-1966
Bulk dates:
1897-1928
Quantity:
4 linear feet
Abstract:
The John G. White Archive contains biographical information, personal correspondence and photographs of Cleveland attorney, President of the Cleveland Public Library's Board of Trustees and internationally known chess collector John Griswold White (1845-1928). The correspondences include communication with librarians William Howard Brett, Linda Eastman and Gordan Thayer, fellow chess enthusiasts and researchers, and friends, including Major Harry A. Auer. The collection also includes awards, personal records and professional legal papers.
Identification:
2009-008
Language:
The records are in English