Susan Taylor White Papers, 1937-1979

Summary Information

Title: Susan Taylor White Papers
Inclusive Dates: 1937-1979

  • White, Susan Taylor, d. 1981
Call Number: Mss 983; Tape 1384A; PH Mss 983A

Quantity: 4.8 c.f. (12 archives boxes), 9 tape recordings, and 13 photographs

Archival Locations:
Wisconsin Historical Society (Map)

Papers of Susan Taylor White, a scriptwriter for radio, including scripts as well as a small amount of personal papers. The bulk of the collection consists of the scripts she wrote between 1943 and 1978 for Voice of America (1952-1979) including such series as Merlin the Storyteller, Eyewitness, and Let's Meet the Ladies. Filed with some of the scripts are notes, research, or memos relating to them. The personal papers include correspondence, cards/invitations, fan mail, poetry, a scrapbook relating to the charitable organization Bundles for Britain, teaching materials from a course White taught at Lenox School in New York, and newspaper clippings, some of which relate to Voice of America and the United States Information Agency. Additionally, there are a number of tape recordings from White's radio programs as well as photographs documenting Bundles for Britain and a wedding reception at her apartment, plus photographs of Ms. White.


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Language: English

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