School of Forestry Alumni Memorial Loan Fund, 1939-1954  PDF

Overview of the Collection

University of Idaho. Library. Special Collections Dept.
School of Forestry Alumni Memorial Loan Fund
1939-1954 (inclusive)
1 volume
Collection Number
MG 5741
Correspondence, memoranda, and contribution lists.
University of Idaho Library, Special Collections and Archives
Special Collections and Archives
University of Idaho Library
875 Perimeter Drive
MS 2350
Moscow, ID
Telephone: 208-885-0845
Access Restrictions

The manuscript group is open to the public. Researchers must use the collection in accordance with the policies of the University of Idaho Special Collections and Archives.

This collection is in English.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

In October 1943 Corporal Richard G. White was killed in action at Guadalcanal. Prior to enlisting in the United States Marine Corps on December 8, 1941, Richard had studied Forestry at the University of Idaho. At the suggestion of Richard’s father, Frederick G. White, and with his gift of $1,000.00, the University established the School of Forestry Alumni Memorial Loan Fund in the former student’s honor.

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Preferred Citation

School of Forestry Alumni Memorial Loan Fund, MG 5741, Special Collections and Archives, University of Idaho Library, Moscow, Idaho.

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Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Personal Names :
  • White, Richard G.
  • Corporate Names :
  • University of Idaho.
  • University of Idaho. College of Forestry.
  • University of Idaho--Alumni and alumnae.