Finding aid for the Janet McCoy White '31 scrapbook 5288

Sue Luftschein
USC Libraries Special Collections
2014 May
Doheny Memorial Library 206
3550 Trousdale Parkway
Los Angeles, California 90089-0189

Language of Material: English
Contributing Institution: USC Libraries Special Collections
Title: Janet McCoy White '31 scrapbook
creator: White, Janet McCoy
Identifier/Call Number: 5288
Identifier/Call Number: 2043
Physical Description: 1.5 linear feet. 1 large scrapbook
Date (inclusive): 1927-1936
Abstract: Large scrapbook created by Janet McCoy White, Class of 1931, documenting her student life at USC.
Container: 1

Biographical / Historical

Janet McCoy was a very prominent member of the USC student body. She was Vice-President of the USC Student Body 1930-31, was affiliated with the Pi Beta Phi Sorority, and was a member of the Junior Auxiliary of the Town and Gown Club. She belonged to one of the old pioneer families of Southern California, her maternal grandparents being Judge and Mrs. Victor E. Shaw. She was the daughter of Dr. James D. McCoy, USC '06, a prominent orthodontist and faculty member of the USC School of Dentistry, and a president of the USC General Alumni Association.
Ms. McCoy married Mulvey White, who served USC in the admissions office and as director of the employment bureau before the War, and returned to USC in 1961 as vice president in charge of student and alumni affairs, in 1934. She passed away in October 1987.

Scope and Content

Large scrapbook created by Janet McCoy White, Class of 1931, documenting her student life at USC.

Conditions Governing Access

COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE. Advance notice required for access.

Conditions Governing Use

All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Manuscripts Librarian. Permission for publication is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained.

Preferred Citation

[Box/folder# or item name], Janet McCoy White '31 scrapbook, Collection no. 5288, University Archives, Special Collections, USC Libraries, University of Southern California

Subjects and Indexing Terms

White, Janet McCoy -- Archives
University of Southern California -- Students