Dorothy Mary Neal White
Dorothy Mary Neal White QSO (22 December 1915 – 12 February 1995) was a notable New Zealand librarian and writer. She was born in Christchurch, North Canterbury, New Zealand in 1915, and educated at Avonside Girls' High School.
When in 1939 Dorothy married a noted Dunedin second-hand-book seller, Richard (Dick) Desmond White, she continued to work under her maiden name as the City Council required women to resign on marriage.
After the death of her first husband in 1967, Dorothy married Dunedin doctor Robert Edmund Ballantyne in 1968.
- Atwool, M. E. "Dorothy Mary Neal White". Dictionary of New Zealand Biography. Ministry for Culture and Heritage. Retrieved 23 April 2017.
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- National Library of New Zealand. "Dorothy Neal White Collection". http://www.natlib.govt.nz/collections/a-z-of-all-collections/dorothy-neal-white-collection. Retrieved April 2012.
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