Guide to the Jane White Papers, 1952-2013


This collection contains the medical documents of Jane White. It includes her medical record, insurance documents, and other miscellaneous documents.

Collection Details

Collection Number
Jane White papers
White, Jane
0.2 Linear Feet, 1 box
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
Materials in English

Collection Overview

The medical records of Jane White span the time period of 1952-2013. They detail a number of medical issues, including miscarriages, infertility, and gynecological care. Also included are a number of insurance documents, letters of recommendation for adoption, and miscellaneous medical documents.

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How to Cite

[Identification of item], Jane White Papers, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Contents of the Collection

Medical Record, 1952-2013
(4 folders)

These documents form the medical record of Jane White from 1952-2013. They include physician notes, lab results, requests for lab work, corresponce from physicians, hospital reports, and other relevant medical documents. The medical issues addressed include miscarriage, infertility, biopsies of breast lumps, and gall bladder issues, among others.

Box 1
Insurance Documents, 2000-2001

Includes insurance information, claims, bills and other documents.

Box 1
Miscellaneous: Eye Bank Information, 1962-1964

Two letters and relevant documents requesting the donation of Jane White's eyes upon her death.

Box 1

Historical Note

Jane White was born June 12, 1926. She died in 2013.

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The Jane White Papers were received by the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library as a gift in 2014.

Processing Information

Processed by: Janice Hansen, Meghan Lyon, November 2014

Accessions described in this finding aid: 2014-0188