Guide to the Sergius Klotz Papers

Daniel Hartwig
Stanford University Libraries Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Stanford, California
October 2010
Copyright © 2011 The Board of Trustees of Stanford University. All rights reserved.

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Overview

Call Number: SC0667
Creator: Klotz, Sergius.
Title: Sergius Klotz papers
Dates: 1935-1999
Physical Description: 0.25 linear foot
Summary: These papers primarily relate to his service in the U. S. Navy and his connection with Stanford University. Included in the collection are his civil service records, 1941-42, military records, 1942-49, correspondence with Dwight D. Eisenhower, 1952-55, and letters received from Stanford University officials (primarily J. E. Wallace Sterling) pertaining to his support of Stanford's fundraising efforts and participation in alumni activities, 1935-1999.
Language(s): The materials are in English.
Repository: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Stanford University Libraries
557 Escondido Mall
Stanford, CA 94305-6064
Email: speccollref@stanford.edu
Phone: (650) 725-1022
URL: http://www-sul.stanford.edu/depts/spc/spc.html

Administrative Information

Provenance

Gift of the estate of Serge Klotz, 2001.

Information about Access

This collection is open for research.

Ownership & Copyright

All requests to reproduce, publish, quote from, or otherwise use collection materials must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, California 94304-6064. Consent is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission from the copyright owner. Such permission must be obtained from the copyright owner, heir(s) or assigns. See: http://library.stanford.edu/depts/spc/pubserv/permissions.html.
Restrictions also apply to digital representations of the original materials. Use of digital files is restricted to research and educational purposes.

Cite As

Sergius Klotz Papers (SC0667). Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Biographical/Historical Sketch

Sergius Klotz earned his A.B. in economics at Stanford University in 1929. He was managing partner of an investment firm based in China and the Philippines from 1933 to 1941 and served briefly with the U. S. Treasury Department in 1941-42, before reporting for active duty with the U. S. Navy during World War II. Following the war, he resumed his business career in New York.

Description of the Collection

These papers primarily relate to his service in the U. S. Navy and his connection with Stanford University. Included in the collection are his civil service records, 1941-42, military records, 1942-49, correspondence with Dwight D. Eisenhower, 1952-55, and letters received from Stanford University officials (primarily J. E. Wallace Sterling) pertaining to his support of Stanford's fundraising efforts and participation in alumni activities, 1935-1999.

Access Terms

Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969.
Klotz, Sergius.
Stanford University--Finance.
Sterling, J. E. Wallace, (John Ewart Wallace), 1906-1985
United States. Navy.
World War, 1939-1945


Collection Contents

Box 1

Records