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Finding Aid for the H. Arthur Klein Papers, ca. 1928-1991
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Biography
  • Scope and Content
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: H. Arthur Klein Papers,
    Date (inclusive): ca. 1928-1991
    Collection number: 2086
    Creator: Klein, H. Arthur
    Extent: 1 box (0.5 linear ft.) 75 cartons (75 linear ft.)
    Abstract: H. Arthur Klein (b. 1907) was a journalist and author. He lived in Berlin and London, and worked for news services as a feature writer and reporter. The collection consists of Klein's correspondence, manuscripts, publishers files, researchers files, photographs, diaries, card indexes, and bibliographies.
    Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Department of Special Collections.
    Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
    Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.

    Biography

    Klein was born in 1907 in New York City; graduated from Stanford University; became publicist, teacher, and writer; lived in Berlin and London and worked for news services as a feature writer and reporter; published works include The peoples of Israel: fifty-seven centuries of presence (c.1986).

    Scope and Content

    Collection consists of correspondence, manuscripts, publishers files, researchers files, photographs, diaries, card indexes, and bibliographies of journalist and author Herbert Arthur Klein. Manuscripts include Hitler's hangups. Correspondence includes letters to Klein from composer Ernest A. Bloch and author Egon Kisch.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.

    Subjects

    Klein, H. Arthur--Archives.
    Journalists--United States--Archival resources.
    Authors, American--Archival resources.

    Genres and Forms of Material

    Manuscripts for publication.