Finding Aid for the Thomas Patrick White Papers, 1910-1961

Processed by Saundra Taylor; machine-readable finding aid created by Caroline Cubé
UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections
Manuscripts Division
Room A1713, Charles E. Young Research Library
Box 951575
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575
Email: spec-coll@library.ucla.edu
URL: http://www.library.ucla.edu/libraries/special/scweb/
© 2003
The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Finding Aid for the Thomas Patrick White Papers, 1910-1961

Collection number: 1037

UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections

Manuscripts Division



Los Angeles, CA

Contact Information

  • Manuscripts Division
  • UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections
  • Room A1713, Charles E. Young Research Library
  • Box 951575
  • Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575
  • Telephone: 310/825-4988 (10:00 a.m. - 4:45 p.m., Pacific Time)
  • Email: spec-coll@library.ucla.edu
  • URL: http://www.library.ucla.edu/libraries/special/scweb/
Processed by:
Saundra Taylor, November 1968
Encoded by:
Caroline Cubé
Online finding aid edited by:
Josh Fiala, August 2003
© 2003 The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Thomas Patrick White Papers,
Date (inclusive): 1910-1961
Collection number: 1037
Creator: White, Thomas Patrick, 1888-1968
Extent: 2 boxes (1 linear ft.) 4 oversize boxes
Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Department of Special Collections.
Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
Abstract: Thomas Patrick White (1888-1968) was a judge of the Superior Court of Los Angeles County (1931-37), justice of the District Court of Appeal, 2nd appelate division of California (1937-49), and presiding justice beginning in 1949. In 1959, he was appointed Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of California. The collection consists of scrapbooks containing clippings, photographs, and memorabilia.
Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

Property rights to the physical object belong to the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.

Restrictions on Access

COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Advance notice required for access.
PARTIALLY PROCESSED COLLECTION UNAVAILABLE FOR USE: Inquiries regarding these materials should be directed, in writing, to the Manuscripts Librarian, UCLA Department of Special Collections.

Additional Physical Form Available

A copy of the original version of this online finding aid is available at the UCLA Department of Special Collections for in-house consultation and may be obtained for a fee. Please contact:
  • Public Services Division
  • UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections
  • Room A1713, Charles E. Young Research Library
  • Box 951575
  • Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575
  • Telephone: 310/825-4988 (10:00 a.m. - 4:45 p.m., Pacific Time)
  • Email: spec-coll@library.ucla.edu

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Thomas Patrick White Papers (Collection 1037). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.

Biography

White was born on September 27, 1888 in Los Angeles, California; LL.B, University of Southern California, 1911; LL.D, Loyola University (Los Angeles), 1925; admitted to California bar, 1911; clerk with Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway in Los Angeles, 1905-8; judge, Los Angeles City Police Court, 1913-19; private law practice in Los Angeles, 1919-31; judge, Superior Court of Los Angeles County, 1931-37; justice of the District Court of Appeal, 2nd appelate division of California, 1937-49, and presiding justice beginning in 1949; in 1959 was appointed Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of California; he died in 1968.

Scope and Content

Collection consists of scrapbooks containing clippings, photographs, and memorabilia.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
White, Thomas Patrick, 1888-1968--Archives.
California--Supreme Court--Officials and employees--Archival resources.
Judges--California--Archival resources.
Scrapbooks.


Container List

 

Papers, ca. 1910-1961

Creator/Collector: White, Thomas Patrick, 1888-1968
Physical Description: (11 scrapbooks in 2 boxes and 4 oversize boxes)

Scope and Content Note

Collection of clippings, photographs, and memorabilia relating to the career of Judge Thomas P. White.