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Finding Aid for the Samuel H. Kline papers

Finding aid prepared by Claude Zachary, 1999

Summary Information

Repository
USC Libraries Special Collections
Creator
Kline, Samuel H., 1837-1917
Title
Samuel H. Kline papers
Collection no.
0006
Date [inclusive]
1902-1917
Extent
1.0 linear ft.
Language
English
Textual materials [Box]
1
Abstract
Samuel Kline (1837-1917) was a Boston businessman who retired to San Diego, California in 1902. His papers include his detailed memoirs in which he wrote about his two-hundred-year family history, his childhood in upper New York State, his experiences in the Civil War, and his years in the shoe and leather trades.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Samuel H. Kline papers, Collection no. 0006, Special Collections, USC Libraries, University of Southern California.

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Biographical note

Samuel Kline (1837-1917) was a Boston businessman who retired to San Diego, California in 1902.

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Scope and Content

Handwritten detailed memoirs of Boston businessman. Kline wrote about his two-hundred-year family history, his childhood in upper New York State, his experiences in the Civil War, and his years in the shoe and leather trades.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

USC Libraries Special Collections
1999
Doheny Memorial Library 206
3550 Trousdale Parkway
Los Angeles, California, 90089-0189
213-740-5900
specol@usc.edu

Revision Description

 Finding aid updated and revised by Sue Luftschein, October 2010

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 materials and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained.

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Controlled Access Headings

Genre(s)

  • Memoirs

Geographic Name(s)

  • Boston (Mass.)--History--Archival resources
  • San Diego (Calif.)--History--Archival resources
  • United States--History--Archival resources

Personal Name(s)

  • Kline, Samuel H., 1837-1917 -- Archives

Subject(s)

  • Businessmen--California--San Diego--Archival resources
  • Businessmen--Massachusetts--Boston--Archival resources
  • Leather garments industry--Massachusetts--Boston--Archival resources

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