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Kroll (Dennis) Collection
SPC.2019.043  
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  • Conditions Governing Access
  • Conditions Governing Use
  • Preferred Citation
  • Scope and Contents
  • Biographical / Historical
  • Immediate Source of Acquisition

  • Contributing Institution: California State University Dominguez Hills, Gerth Archives and Special Collections
    Title: Dennis Kroll Collection
    Creator: Kroll, Dennis
    Identifier/Call Number: SPC.2019.043
    Physical Description: 7 boxes
    Physical Description: 3.5 Linear Feet
    Date (inclusive): 1853-2017; undated
    Date (bulk): 1930-1960
    Abstract: This collection contains material that Dennis Kroll collected that relates mostly to Compton history including information about the land, institutions, landmarks, and people. Also included in this collection are yearbooks for Compton Senior High School, Compton Junior High School, Roosevelet High School and others; as well as family photographs.
    Language of Material: Collection material is in English.

    Conditions Governing Access

    There are no access restrictions on this collection.

    Conditions Governing Use

    All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Director of Archives and Special Collections. Permission for publication is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical materials and not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained.

    Preferred Citation

    [title of item] Dennis Kroll Collection, Courtesy of the Gerth Archives and Special Collections. University Library. California State University, Dominguez Hills

    Scope and Contents

    The Dennis Kroll Collection (1853-2017; undated) contains 3.5 linear feet of material collected by Kroll that relates mostly to Compton history. A majority of the collection contains documents printed from Wikipedia and Ancestry.com, as well as photocopies of photographs, census records, books, and other material related to the land, institutions, landmarks, and people of Compton, California. Also included in this collection are yearbooks for Compton Senior High School, Compton Junior High School, Roosevelet High School and others; as well as family photographs.

    Biographical / Historical

    Dennis Kroll is a historian who was a graduate of Compton Senior High School (class of 1957). His wife, Barbara (née Baker) was also a graduate of Compton Senior High School (class of 1959).

    Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Collection was donated with the cooperation of the Compton 125 Historical Society, 2018.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Compton (Calif.)
    Public schools--California--Compton
    Public buildings--California--Compton
    Yearbooks
    Genealogy