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Finding aid for the Lee B. Kline papers

Finding aid prepared by Sue Luftschein, 2013

Summary Information

Repository
USC Libraries Special Collections
Creator
Kline, Lee B., 1914-2007
Title
Lee B. Kline papers
Collection no.
5262
Date [bulk]
Bulk, 1945-1965
Date [inclusive]
1923-1974
Extent
4.0 Linear feet, 4 boxes
Language
English
Textual materials [Box]
1-4
Abstract
Papers of architect Lee Kline, 1923-1974, consisting of scrapbooks of clippings, a student notebook from one of Kline's courses at USC, microfilms of many of Kline's projects, some photographs of USC students and faculty, Kline's office stamp, and a gavel commemorating his tenure as president of the Orange County Chapter of the American Institute of Architects (1959). Kline (1914-2007) received his Bachelor of Architecture from USC in 1937 and was an active member of the AIA. His practice, headquartered in Los Angeles, concentrated on the design of public school buildings in Southern California.

Preferred Citation

[Box/folder# or item name], Lee B. Kline papers, Collection no. 5262, University Archives, Special Collections, USC Libraries, University of Southern California

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Biographical note

Lee B. Kline (1914-2007) received his Bachelor of Architecture from USC in 1937 and was an active member of the AIA. His practice, headquartered in Los Angeles, concentrated on the design of public school buildings in Southern California.

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Scope and contents

Papers of architect Lee Kline, 1923-1974, consisting of scrapbooks of clippings, a student notebook from one of Kline's courses at USC, microfilms of many of Kline's projects, some photographs of USC students and faculty, Kline's office stamp, and a gavel commemorating his tenure as president of the Orange County Chapter of the American Institute of Architects (1959).

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

USC Libraries Special Collections
2013
Doheny Memorial Library 206
3550 Trousdale Parkway
Los Angeles, California, 90089-0189
213-740-5900
specol@usc.edu

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

Acquisition

Donated by the Kline family, June 2009.

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)

  • University of Southern California. -- Students

Genre(s)

  • Microfilms
  • Realia
  • Scrapbooks

Personal Name(s)

  • Kline, Lee B., 1914-2007 -- Archives

Subject(s)

  • Architects--California--Los Angeles--20th century--Archival resources
  • Architecture, Modern--20th century--Archival resources
  • School buildings--California, Southern--Archival resources

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